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What is Mydriasis?

What is Mydriasis?

  • Mydriasis: A condition characterized by the prolonged and abnormal dilation of the pupil.
  • Mydriasis: Dilation of pupils to greater than 6 mm combined with failure of the pupils to constrict when stimulated with light. This condition may occur due to injury of the pupillary fibers in the oculomotor nerve, in acute angle-closure glaucoma, and in ADIE SYNDROME.
    Source - Diseases Database

Mydriasis: Introduction

Types of Mydriasis:

Broader types of Mydriasis:

What causes Mydriasis?

Causes of Mydriasis: see causes of Mydriasis

What are the symptoms of Mydriasis?

Symptoms of Mydriasis: see symptoms of Mydriasis

Mydriasis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Mydriasis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Mydriasis.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Mydriasis: see treatments for Mydriasis
Research for Mydriasis: see research for Mydriasis

Name and Aliases of Mydriasis

Main name of condition: Mydriasis

Other names or spellings for Mydriasis:

Dilated pupil(s), Pupillary dilation Source - Diseases Database

Mydriasis: Related Conditions

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