[of-thal-mos-kuh-pee, -thuh l-, op-]
- the use of or technique of using an ophthalmoscope.
Origin of ophthalmoscopy
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As these are variable quantities, the practice of ophthalmoscopy demands a little address, which habit quickly gives.
Another series of examples may be chosen to illustrate the application of ophthalmoscopy.
- examination of the interior of the eye with an ophthalmoscope
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ophthalmoscopy(ŏf′thəl-mŏs′kə-pē, -thăl-, ŏp′-)
- Examination of the interior of the eye through the pupil with an ophthalmoscope.
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