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perimetry

Line breaks: per¦im|etry
Pronunciation: /pəˈrɪmɪtri
 
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Definition of perimetry in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Measurement of a person’s field of vision.
Example sentences
  • Fundoscopy showed severe disc swelling, and perimetry showed visual field defects, which were most extensive in both lower quadrants.
  • In the recent check up I was diagnosed with early stage of chronic open angle glaucoma in both eyes by computerised field perimetry - left eye more than right, although left eye is much less myopic than right one.
  • Intraocular pressure, the optic nerve, and perimetry provide complementary clues but are not easily combined in population-based screening programs.

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