polyopia


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polyopia

[‚päl·ē′ō·pē·ə]
(medicine)
A condition in which more than one image of an object is formed upon the retina.
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MATERIALS AND METHODS: The patients with visually significant cataract causing impairment of visual functions uncorrectable by glasses or causing unacceptable glare, polyopia or reduced quality of vision attributable to cataract and willing for cataract surgery were included in the study.
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