micropsia


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micropsia

[mī′kräp·sē·ə]
(medicine)
A visual disturbance in which objects appear undersized.
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WEE WOE: Micropsia makes you see objects as tiny, as did Alice; OUT OF CONTROL: Strangelove's 'alien hand'
In this case, micropsia (seeing altered sizes and shapes, especially himself) was the central set of disabling symptoms that dominated the clinical picture.
It is not uncommon, however, for patients with macular oedema to complain of micropsia.