ametropia

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ametropia

[‚a·mə′trōp·ē·ə]
(medicine)
Any deficiency in the refractive ability of the eye that causes an unfocused image to fall on the retina.
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One of the limitations is that we had a very low percentage of sensory deprivation and ametropic amblyopia cases which also affected our chi square calculations and we did not have the demographic background of our patients.
RGP contact lenses can provide excellent superior optics to ametropic patients.
Customised corneal ablation may become the norm in an otherwise healthy ametropic eye.