TITLE

applanation

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p154
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "applanation" is presented. Applanation refers to the abnormal flattening, especially of the corneal surface. The term was derived from the Latin words "ad" which means toward, and "planare" which means to flatten. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F. A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21219788

 

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