Medical Dictionary


noun oph·thal·mom·e·try \-ˈmäm-ə-trē\
plural oph·thal·mom·e·tries

Medical Definition of OPHTHALMOMETRY

:  the measuring of the corneal curvatures of the eye and of their deviations from normal (as in astigmatism) usually by means of an ophthalmometer


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