Ophthalmology Book



Aka: Anisometropia
  1. See Also
    1. Amblyopia
    2. Strabismus
    3. Congenital Cataract
    4. Cover Test
    5. Visual Fixation
    6. Pediatric Eye Exam
    7. Pinhole Test
  2. Definition
    1. Discrepancy between each eye's Refractive Errors
  3. Epidemiology
    1. Second most common cause of Amblyopia
  4. Pathophysiology
    1. Large difference in Refractive Error between eyes
    2. "Good" eye favored
    3. "Bad" eye
      1. Nearsighted
      2. Farsighted
      3. Strabismus
  5. Screening
    1. Visual Acuity testing (start screening early)
    2. Strabismus Testing
  6. Management
    1. Correction of Refractive Error
      1. Eyeglasses
      2. Contact Lenses
    2. Correction of coexisting Amblyopia
  7. References
    1. Berson (1987) Ophthalmology Study Guide, AAO, p. 95-110
    2. Essman (1992) Am Fam Physician 46(4):1243-52 [PubMed]
    3. Mills (1999) Am Fam Physician 60(3):907-16 [PubMed]
    4. Simon (2001) Am Fam Physician 64(4):623-8 [PubMed]

Anisometropia (C0003081)

Definition (MSHCZE) Nestejná velikost refrakce u obou očí. Srov. aniseikonie. (cit. Velký lékařský slovník online, 2013 http://lekarske.slovniky.cz/ )
Definition (MSH) A condition of an inequality of refractive power of the two eyes.
Definition (CSP) condition of an inequality of refractive power of the two eyes.
Concepts Disease or Syndrome (T047)
MSH D015858
ICD9 367.31
ICD10 H52.31
SnomedCT 3289004
Japanese 不同視, フドウシ
Swedish Anisometropi
Czech anizometropie, nestejnozrakost, Anizometropie
Finnish Anisometropia
English anisometropia (diagnosis), anisometropia, Anisometropia [Disease/Finding], Anisometropia (disorder), Anisometropia
Polish Anizometropia, Nierówność refrakcji oczu
Hungarian Anisometropia
Norwegian Anisometropi
Spanish anisometropía (trastorno), anisometropía, Anisometropía
Dutch anisometropie, Anisometropie
French Anisométropie, Asymétropie
German Anisometropie
Italian Anisometropia
Portuguese Anisometropia
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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