pathologic myopia

n.

Progressive myopia marked by changes in the fundus of the eye, posterior staphyloma, and subnormal corrected visual acuity.

Nearby words

  1. psychotoxic,
  2. psychotronic,
  3. psychotropic,
  4. psychro-,
  5. psychroalgia,
  6. psychrometric,
  7. psychrometric chart,
  8. psychrometry,
  9. psychrophile,
  10. psychrophilic


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