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Introduction: Diplopia

Description of Diplopia

Diplopia (medical condition): Double vision...more »

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Diplopia: visual impairment in which an object is seen as two objects; "diplopia often disappears when one eye is covered".
Source: WordNet 2.1

Diplopia: The condition in which a single object appears as two objects. Also called "double vision." (from
Source: Diseases Database

Diplopia: A visual symptom in which a single object is perceived by the visual cortex as two objects rather than one. Disorders associated with this condition include REFRACTIVE ERRORS; STRABISMUS; OCULOMOTOR NERVE DISEASES; TROCHLEAR NERVE DISEASES; ABDUCENS NERVE DISEASES; and diseases of the BRAIN STEM and OCCIPITAL LOBE.
Source: MeSH 2007

Diplopia: Related Topics

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Diplopia as a Disease

Diplopia (medical condition): See Diplopia (disease information).
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Diplopia: Related Diseases

Diplopia: Diplopia is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

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Diplopia as a Symptom

Diplopia (symptom): When two images are visible from a single object...more »

Diplopia (symptom): See Diplopia (symptom information).

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Diplopia: Related Disease Topics

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Source: Diseases Database

Source - WordNet 2.1

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Diplopia

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

The following terms can be used for Diplopia

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Diplopia

The following list attempts to classify Diplopia into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • vision defect,visual defect,visual disorder,visual impairment
  • disability,disablement,handicap,impairment
  • bad condition,poor shape,unfitness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

Disease Ontology - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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