Ocular - Definition

July 2017


Definition


Ocular is an adjective applied to words that are related to the eye, the human organ that enables vision. Ocular disorders or diseases, for example, are therefore problems with the eye that can affect any of the different anatomical structures that make up this organ, such as the retina, cornea, crystalline, and so on. An ocular lens is a system used in different medical devices, such as microscopes, otoscopes for examining the ears, or endoscopes for investigating the cavities inside the body, and it works by enlarging the images.

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