mydriatic


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mydriatic

[¦mid·rē¦ad·ik]
(pharmacology)
An agent which produces dilation of the pupil, such as eucatropine hydrochloride.
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You are the first person who has told us of the onset of blepharitis after receiving mydriatic eye drops to dilate the pupils.
7) If used at an excessive dose, NMBAs used in birds as mydriatic agents can have systemic adverse effects, represented by eyelid, neck, and hindlimb muscle paralysis, and possible death.
This report highlights the importance of a systematic approach to the evaluation of anisocoria and sensitises physicians to the phenomenon of potentiation of the beta adrenergic mydriatic effect of the commonly used nebulisers.
This finding might be interpreted as a reason to favor mydriatic exams, which have been suggested to result in fewer ungradable images than nonmydriatic exams [19].
This report analyzes fundus cameras market by types which includes mydriatic, non-mydriatic, hybrid, hand held and ROP cameras.
They can also act as antispasmodic, sedative, anticholinergic and mydriatic substances as well [27].
Alternative mydriatic regimens are used at many centres.
The mydriatic fluorescent angiography cameras have been useful for the physicians for in-depth understanding of the retinal vasculature.
Procedure for mydriasis (dilatation of the pupil) * Infants undergoing retinal examinations should have their pupils dilated with a cycloplegic mydriatic agent prior to examination to ensure optimal evaluation of the retina.
Thus, when assessing perioperative unilateral mydriasis, especially in the presence of coincidental haemodynamic changes, accidental iatrogenic exposure to mydriatic agents during surgery should be considered before more aggressive approaches to diagnosis and treatment are undertaken.
The CF-1 Digital Mydriatic Retinal Camera,a powerful high-resolution digital retinal camera that is also comfortable and easy to use.
Kowa Optimed is proud to feature the Kowa Nonmyd WX3D simultaneous stereo retinal camera in this year's booth, in addition to the Kowa AP 7000 perimeter, Kowa FM-600 and Kowa FM-700 flare meters, the gold standard SL-15 hand-held slit lamp, and the Kowa VX-20 combination non-mydriatic and mydriatic retinal camera.