TITLE

microcoria

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1357
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition for the term "microcoria" is presented. It refers to the smallness of the pupil of the eye. The terms originated from the Greek words "mikros," meaning small, and "kore," meaning pupil. The reference entry is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21235901

 

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