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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The measurement of intraocular pressure by determining the amount of force needed to make a slight indentation in the cornea.

Usage examples (25)
  • Screening should consist of an eye examination consisting of gonioscopy (examination of the drainage angle), intraocular pressure measurement with goldmann applanation...
  • The tonometry test measures the inner pressure of the eye.
  • Peripheral arterial tonometry (PAT) was assessed in response to reactive hyperemia.
  • On the first visit reactive hyperemia arterial tonometry (RH-PAT) measurements were performed. for more
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