Definition of Colobomas
1. Noun. (plural of coloboma) ¹
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Definition of Colobomas
1. coloboma [n] - See also: coloboma
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Literary usage of Colobomas
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Ophthalmology and Ophthalmoscopy: For Practitioners and Students of Medicine by Hermann Schmidt-Rimpler, Daniel Bennett St. John Roosa (1889)
"According to my observations, which have been confirmed b*- Haab, these cases do not appear to be rare. Certain so-called macular colobomas also belong in ..."
2. Diseases of the eye: A Handbook of Ophthalmic Practice for Students and by George Edmund De Schweinitz (1916)
"According to ET Collins and W. Lang, all colobomas of the choroid may be explained by assuming that they are due to an abnormal adhesion of the retina to ..."
3. Transactions of the American Ophthalmological Society Annual Meeting by American Ophthalmological Society (1893)
"... 1890, page 299), the former observer concluding that in laterally placed iris colobomas, in contradistinction from those which are situated below, ..."
4. Biographic Clinics by George Milbry Gould (1907)
"colobomas and many other anatomic defects of the eyes may in many ways interfere with the formation of optical images. These anomalies of the fundus, ..."
5. A Practical Treatise on the Diseases of Children by Alfred Vogel (1873)
"This also happens occasionally in large colobomas. Usually the cornea is not normal, it is oblong, or gradually merges into the sclera, and the lens may ..."
6. A Manual of the Diagnosis and Treatment of the Diseases of the Eye by Edward Jackson (1907)
"A similar operation including both iris and lens-capsule is called it-ido- cystectomy. The typical colobomas obtained in the different forms of iridectomy ..."
7. Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat: A Manual for Students and Practitioners by William Lincoln Ballenger, Howard Charles Ballenger, Adolphus George Wippern (1917)
"It is sometimes associated with dermoid growths of the cornea or with colobomas of the iris and choroid. Treatment.—The treatment consists in freshening the ..."