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Ophthamology Abbr

Common Ophthamology Abbreviations

Acc accommodation
As, Ast astigmatism
c.gl. correction with glasses
cyl cylindrical lens
D diopter (less strenght)
ECCE extracapsular cataract extraction
ICCE intracapsular cataract cryoextraction
IOL intraocular lens
IOP intraocular pressure
LASIK laser-assisted in-situ keratomileusis
MY myopia
OD right eye (oculus dexter), doctor of optometry
Ophth. ophthamology
OS left eye (oculus sinister)
OU both eyes (oculus uterque)
PERRLA puplis equal, round, react to light and accomodation
PRK photo-refractive keratectomy
REM rapid eye movement
RK radical keratotomy
s.gl. without correction or glasses
VA visual acuity
VF visual field
Created by: Wolkowski