Definition of "myotic" []

  • Producing myosis, or contraction of the pupil of the eye. (adjective)
  • An agent that produces myosis. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "myotic" in a sentence
  • "The great trouble with myotic treatment is not its lack of efficiency, but the difficulty of carrying it out successfully on ambulant patients, even in the better walks of life."
  • "We must wait now for a sufficient period of time and then compare the value of myotic treatment with that of operations by means of which satisfactory filtration is produced."
  • "We do not usually compare the statistics of early aseptic days with those of the pre-antiseptic period, and I do not think we ought to compare the statistics of myotic treatment with ordinary iridectomy any longer, but that we should wait until we can make a comparison between the results of prolonged myosis and those of an improved modern technic which establishes a permanent filtration."
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