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Re: vision terms

Posted By dan hester on May 24, 1999 at 13:48:26
is there a standard test for peripheral vision??? if there is what is it called? if a chart was asking me for degrees from midline,OD & OS
what are they asking for???




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Posted By HFHS M.D.-JL on May 24, 1999 at 14:31:04
Peripheral vision is usually checked by a computerized test and this is called a visual field test.  Most people have at least 140 degrees (total) of peripheral vision.  I hope this answers your question.
This information was provided for medical educational purposes only.
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