TITLE

monoblepsia

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1378
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "monoblepsia" is presented. Monoblepsia refers to a condition in which vision is more distinct when only one eye is used, hence tendency to close one eye to see clearly, or a type of color blindness in which only one color can be seen. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21236341

 

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