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A-scan ultrasonography (Abbreviations & acronyms: A scan, A-scan)


Synonyms:

A-scan biometry (Abbreviations & acronyms: A scan, A-scan)
A-scan ultrasound biometry (Abbreviations & acronyms: A scan, A-scan)
axial length scan (Abbreviations & acronyms: axial scan, A scan, A-scan)
ultrasonic axial length scan (Abbreviations & acronyms: axial scan, A scan, A-scan)

Translation:

A-Scan Biometrie (Abbreviations & acronyms: A-Scan)
A-Scan Ultraschallbiometrie (Abbreviations & acronyms: A-Scan)
axiale Bulbuslängenmessung (Abbreviations & acronyms: A-Scan, axiale Längenmessung)
sonographische Achsenlängenmessung (Abbreviations & acronyms: A-Scan, Achsenlängenmessung, AL-Messung)
sonographische Achslängenmessung (Abbreviations & acronyms: A-Scan, Achslängenmessung, AL-Messung)



acetaminophen


Synonyms:

paracetamol

Translation:

Paracetamol



acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (Abbreviations & acronyms: ADEM)


Synonyms:

acute demyelinating encephalomyelitis (Abbreviations & acronyms: ADEM)

Translation:

akute demyelinisierende Enzephalomyelitis (Abbreviations & acronyms: ADEM)
akute disseminierte Enzephalomyelitis (Abbreviations & acronyms: ADEM)



adult-onset vitelliform macular dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: AVMD)


adult-onset vitelliform macular dystrophy [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
adult-onset vitelliform macular dystrophy [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
adult-onset vitelliform macular dystrophy [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

adult vitelliform macular degeneration (Abbreviations & acronyms: AVMD)
adult vitelliform macular dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: AVMD)

Translation:

adulte vitelliforme Maculadegeneration (Abbreviations & acronyms: AVMD)
adulte vitelliforme Maculadystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: AVMD)
adulte vitelliforme Makuladegeneration (Abbreviations & acronyms: AVMD)
adulte vitelliforme Makuladystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: AVMD)

Comments:

Anmerkung: Im Deutschen sind die Schreibweisen Macula und Makula (Makuladegeneration, Makuladystrophie) gebräuchlich.




alpha-adrenergic receptor agonist (Abbreviations & acronyms: alpha-agonist)


Synonyms:

α-adrenergic receptor agonist (Abbreviations & acronyms: α-agonist)

Translation:

alpha-Adrenozeptor-Agonist (Abbreviations & acronyms: alpha-Agonist)
alpha-Adrenozeptoragonist (Abbreviations & acronyms: alpha-Agonist)
α-Adrenozeptor-Agonist (Abbreviations & acronyms: α-Agonist)
α-Adrenozeptoragonist (Abbreviations & acronyms: α-Agonist)



alpha2-adrenergic receptor agonist (Abbreviations & acronyms: alpha2-agonist)


Synonyms:

α2-adrenergic receptor agonist (Abbreviations & acronyms: α2-agonist)

Translation:

alpha2-Adrenozeptor-Agonist (Abbreviations & acronyms: alpha2-Agonist)
alpha2-Adrenozeptoragonist (Abbreviations & acronyms: alpha2-Agonist)
α2-Adrenozeptor-Agonist (Abbreviations & acronyms: α2-Agonist)
α2-Adrenozeptoragonist (Abbreviations & acronyms: α2-Agonist)



anophthalmia


Synonyms:

anophthalmos

Translation:

Anophthalmie
Anophthalmus



anterior blepharitis


anterior blepharitis [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
anterior blepharitis [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

anteriore Blepharitis
vordere Blepharitis




anterior segment optical coherence tomography (Abbreviations & acronyms: anterior segment OCT, AS-OCT, ASOCT)


anterior segment optical coherence tomography [1] - source: Prof. Dr. Dr. Theo Seiler, Claudia Kindler, IROC, Zürich, Switzerland
anterior segment optical coherence tomography [2] - source: Prof. Dr. Dr. Theo Seiler, Claudia Kindler, IROC, Zürich, Switzerland
anterior segment optical coherence tomography [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
anterior segment optical coherence tomography [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
anterior segment optical coherence tomography [5] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
anterior segment optical coherence tomography [6] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

optische Kohärenztomographie der Vorderabschnitte (Abbreviations & acronyms: VA-OCT)
optische Kohärenztomographie des Vorderabschnitts (Abbreviations & acronyms: Vorderabschnitts-OCT, VA-OCT)



aphakia


aphakia - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

Aphakie
Linsenlosigkeit



aphakic


aphakic - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

aphak
aphaker, aphake, aphakes



aphakic spectacles (pl.)


Synonyms:

cataract spectacles (pl.)

Translation:

Aphakiebrille
Starbrille



applanation A-scan ultrasonography (Abbreviations & acronyms: applanation A-scan)


Translation:

applanatorische Achsenlängenmessung (Abbreviations & acronyms: applanatorischer A-Scan, applanatorische AL-Messung)
applanatorische Achslängenmessung (Abbreviations & acronyms: applanatorischer A-Scan, applanatorische AL-Messung)




Argon laser photocoagulation (specific, spezifisch)


Argon laser photocoagulation [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
Argon laser photocoagulation [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
Argon laser photocoagulation [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
Argon laser photocoagulation [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
Argon laser photocoagulation [5] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
Argon laser photocoagulation [6] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
Argon laser photocoagulation [7] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

laser coagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: LC)
laser photocoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: LPC)
photocoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: PC)

Translation:

Argon-Laserkoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: ALK) (specific, spezifisch)
Laserkoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: LK, LaKo, LAKO)
Photokoagulation

Comments:

Picures: 1. laser spots of different size, 2. laser spots in angiography, 3. & 4. macular laser spots of the same eye (photo & angiography)



aspheric


Synonyms:

aspherical

Translation:

asphärisch



asphericity


asphericity - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

Asphärizität



assistant physician


Synonyms:

assistant doctor
intern (US)
registrar (UK)
resident (US)

Translation:

Assistenzarzt (Abbreviations & acronyms: Assistent, Assi)

Comments:

Je nach Land und Ausbildungsweg gibt es für "Assistenzarzt" spezifische Begriffe mit spezifischer Bedeutung.
The listed terms are not real synonyms as they are related to specific medical systems in different countries.



Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians (Abbreviations & acronyms: ASHIP)


Translation:

Kassenärztliche Vereinigung (Abbreviations & acronyms: KV)



atrophic


Translation:

atroph



atrophic retinal hole


Translation:

atrophes Rundforamen



atrophy


Translation:

Atrophie



attending physician (Abbreviations & acronyms: attending)


Synonyms:

consultant
senior physician

Translation:

Oberarzt

Comments:

Je nach Land und Ausbildungsweg gibt es für "Oberarzt" spezifische Begriffe mit spezifischer Bedeutung.
The listed terms are not real synonyms as they are related to specific medical systems in different countries.



autosomal dominant optic atrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: ADOA)


Translation:

autosomal dominante Opticusatrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: ADOA)
autosomal dominante Optikusatrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: ADOA)
autosomal-dominante Opticusatrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: ADOA)
autosomal-dominante Optikusatrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: ADOA)



Avellino dystrophy


Avellino dystrophy - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

Avellino corneal dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: ACD)
corneal dystrophy Avellino type (Abbreviations & acronyms: CDA)
granular dystrophy type II (Abbreviations & acronyms: GD II)

Translation:

Avellino-Dystrophie
Avellino-Hornhautdystrophie
bröcklige Hornhautdystrophie Typ II
corneale Avellino-Dystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: CDA)
granuläre Hornhautdystrophie Typ II

Comments:

The term "Avellino dystrophy" is regarded to be obsolete.



B-scan ultrasonography (Abbreviations & acronyms: B scan, B-scan)


Translation:

B-Scan Ultraschall (Abbreviations & acronyms: B-Scan)
B-Scan Ultraschalluntersuchung (Abbreviations & acronyms: B-Scan)



Bell’s phenomenon


Translation:

Bell´sches Phänomen



Best´s vitelliform macular dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: BVMD, Best-VMD)


Best´s vitelliform macular dystrophy [1] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
Best´s vitelliform macular dystrophy [2] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
Best´s vitelliform macular dystrophy [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
Best´s vitelliform macular dystrophy [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
Best´s vitelliform macular dystrophy [5] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
Best´s vitelliform macular dystrophy [6] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

Best´s disease
vitelliform macular dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: VMD)

Translation:

Best-Krankheit
Morbus Best (Abbreviations & acronyms: M. Best)
vitelliforme Maculadegeneration
vitelliforme Maculadystrophie
vitelliforme Makuladegeneration
vitelliforme Makuladystrophie

Comments:

Anmerkung: Im Deutschen sind die Schreibweisen Maculadegeneration und Makuladegeneration gebräuchlich.
Auch wenn der Morbus Best fachlich sicher präziser als Dystrophie bezeichnet werden sollte, ist der Begriff "vitelliforme Makuladegeneration" verbreitet.



Bietti´s crystalline dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: BCD)


Synonyms:

Bietti´s crystalline corneoretinal dystrophy

Translation:

Bietti´s kristalline corneoretinale Dystrophie
Bietti´s kristalline Dystrophie
Bietti´s kristalline korneoretinale Dystrophie



binocular dysphoria


Translation:

binokulare Dysphorie



binocular indirect ophthalmomicroscope (Abbreviations & acronyms: BIOM)


Translation:

binokulares indirektes Ophthalmomikroskop (Abbreviations & acronyms: BIOM)



blepharitis


blepharitis [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
blepharitis [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
blepharitis [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
blepharitis [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
blepharitis [5] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
blepharitis [6] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

Blepharitis
Lidkantenentzündung
Lidrandentzündung




blepharoconjunctivitis


Translation:

Blepharoconjunctivitis
Blepharokonjunktivitis



blepharophimosis


Translation:

Blepharophimose





buphthalmus


buphthalmus [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
buphthalmus [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
buphthalmus [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
buphthalmus [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

buphthalmos
hydrophthalmos
hydrophthalmus

Translation:

Buphthalmus
Hydrophthalmus



cellophane maculopathy


cellophane maculopathy [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
cellophane maculopathy [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
cellophane maculopathy [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
cellophane maculopathy [4] - source: Augenklinik Tausendfensterhaus Duisburg, Germany
cellophane maculopathy [5] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
cellophane maculopathy [6] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
cellophane maculopathy [7] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
cellophane maculopathy [8] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
cellophane maculopathy [9] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
cellophane maculopathy [10] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
cellophane maculopathy [11] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
cellophane maculopathy [12] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
cellophane maculopathy [13] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

epimacular membrane (Abbreviations & acronyms: EM)
epiretinal membrane (Abbreviations & acronyms: ERM, EM)
macular pucker (Abbreviations & acronyms: MP)
praemacular membrane (UK)
premacular membrane (US)
preretinal membrane (Abbreviations & acronyms: PRM)

Translation:

epiretinale Fibroplasie
epiretinale Gliose (Abbreviations & acronyms: EG)
epiretinale Membran (Abbreviations & acronyms: ERM)
Maculapucker (Abbreviations & acronyms: MP)
Makulapucker (Abbreviations & acronyms: MP)
präretinale Membran (Abbreviations & acronyms: PRM)
Zellophanmaculopathie
Zellophanmakulopathie



central areolar choroidal dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: CACD)


Translation:

zentrale areoläre Aderhautdystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: CACD)
zentrale areoläre choroidale Dystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: CACD)
zentrale areoläre Choroideadystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: CACD)



central cloudy dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: CCD)


central cloudy dystrophy [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
central cloudy dystrophy [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
central cloudy dystrophy [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
central cloudy dystrophy [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
central cloudy dystrophy [5] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

central cloudy dystrophy of Francois (Abbreviations & acronyms: CCDF)
crocodile shagreen
fleck corneal dystrophy
François-Neetens fleck corneal dystrophy
posterior crocodile shagreen

Translation:

Cloudy Cornea (ungenau)
Crocodile Chagrin

Comments:

Some authors differentiate between central cloudy dystrophy and posterior crocodile shagreen.



central focal photocoagulation


central focal photocoagulation [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
central focal photocoagulation [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
central focal photocoagulation [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
central focal photocoagulation [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
central focal photocoagulation [5] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
central focal photocoagulation [6] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
central focal photocoagulation [7] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
central focal photocoagulation [8] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

central focal laser photocoagulation
central laser photocoagulation
central photocoagulation
focal laser photocoagulation
focal photocoagulation

Translation:

fokale Laserkoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: fokale LK, fokale LaKo, fLK)
fokale Photokoagulation
zentral fokale Laserkoagulation
zentral fokale Photokoagulation
zentrale Laserkoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: zentrale LK, zLK)
zentrale Photokoagulation

Comments:

Obwohl die Begriffe "fokale Laserkoagulation" und "zentrale Laserkoagulation" nicht ganz bedeutungsgleich sind werden sie häufig synonym genutzt.
The terms "focal photocoagulation" and "central photocoagulation" are not exactly synonymous, but are frequently used synonymous.



cephalosporins (pl.)


Translation:

Cephalosporine (pl.)



chief physician


Synonyms:

head physician

Translation:

Chefarzt (Abbreviations & acronyms: Chef)
Primararzt (Abbreviations & acronyms: Primar) (Ö)
Primarius (Abbreviations & acronyms: Primar) (Ö)



chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis


Synonyms:

Hashimoto's thyroiditis

Translation:

Hashimoto-Thyreoiditis
lymphozytäre Thyreoiditis



chronic paroxysmal hemicrania (Abbreviations & acronyms: CPH)


Translation:

chronische paroxysmale Hemicranie (Abbreviations & acronyms: CPH)
chronische paroxysmale Hemikranie (Abbreviations & acronyms: CPH)



complete optic atrophy


Translation:

terminale Opticusatrophie
terminale Optikusatrophie
totale Opticusatrophie
totale Optikusatrophie



cone dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: CD)


Translation:

Zapfendystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: ZD)



congenital hereditary endothelial dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: CHED)


Synonyms:

congenital endothelial corneal dystrophy
congenital endothelial dystrophy
congenital hereditary endothelial corneal dystrophy

Translation:

congenitale hereditäre Endotheldystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: CHED)
congenitale hereditäre endotheliale Dystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: CHED)
congenitale hereditäre endotheliale Hornhautdystrophie
kongenitale hereditäre Endotheldystrophie
kongenitale hereditäre endotheliale Dystrophie
kongenitale hereditäre endotheliale Hornhautdystrophie



controlled cyclophotocoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: COCO)


Translation:

kontrollierte Cyclophotocoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: COCO)
kontrollierte Zyklophotokoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: COCO)



corneal dystrophy


corneal dystrophy [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
corneal dystrophy [2] - source: Suphi Taneri, Zentrum für refraktive Chirurgie & St. Franziskus Hopsital, Münster, Germany

Translation:

Hornhautdystrophie






corneal topograph (Abbreviations & acronyms: topograph)


Synonyms:

keratograph
videokeratograph

Translation:

Hornhauttopograph (Abbreviations & acronyms: Topograph)
Keratograph
Videokeratograph



corneal topography (Abbreviations & acronyms: topography)


corneal topography [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
corneal topography [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

videokeratography (Abbreviations & acronyms: VKG)

Translation:

corneale Topografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Topografie, Topo)
corneale Topographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Topographie, Topo)
Hornhauttopografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Topografie, Topo)
Hornhauttopographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Topographie, Topo)
Keratografie
Keratographie
Videokeratographie

Comments:

Picture: Different display styles of the same topography.
The term "keratography" ist used for corneal topography and corneal tattooing.
Der Begriff "Keratographie" bezeichnet sowohl die Hornhauttopographie als auch die Hornhauttätowierung.



craniopharyngioma


Translation:

Erdheim-Tumor
Kraniopharyngeom



cyclophotocoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: CPC)


Synonyms:

cyclophotoablation (Abbreviations & acronyms: CPA)
photocoagulation of the ciliary body
photocoagulation of the ciliary processes

Translation:

Cyclophotokoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: CPK)
Zyklophotokoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: ZPK)



dictionary of ophthalmology


Synonyms:

multilingual glossary of ophthalmology
ophthalmologic dictionary
ophthalmologic glossary
ophthalmologic thesaurus

Translation:

Fachwörterbuch der Augenheilkunde
Fachwörterbuch der Ophthalmologie
Fremdsprachenlexikon Augenheilkunde
Lexikon der Augenheilkunde
mehrsprachiges augenheilkundliches Glossar
multilinguales ophthalmologisches Glossar
ophthalmologisches Fachwörterbuch
Thesaurus Ophthalmologie
Wörterbuch der Augenheilkunde



direct ophthalmoscopy


Translation:

direkte Ophthalmoskopie



Doppler sonography


Synonyms:

Doppler ultrasound
duplex sonography (specific)
duplex ultrasound (specific)

Translation:

Doppler-Sonografie
Doppler-Sonographie
Dopplersonografie
Dopplersonographie
Duplex-Sonografie (spezifisch)
Duplex-Sonographie (spezifisch)



Doyne's honeycomb retinal dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: DHRD)


Synonyms:

Doyne honeycomb retinal dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: DHRD)

Translation:

Doyne Honigwaben-Dystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: DHRD)
Doyne Honigwabendystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: DHRD)
Doyne´sche Honigwaben-Dystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: DHRD)
Doyne´sche Honigwaben-Dystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: DHRD)
Doyne´sche Honigwaben-Maculadystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: DHRD)
Doyne´sche Honigwaben-Makuladystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: DHRD)
Doyne´sche Honigwabendystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: DHRD)



dysphotopsia


Translation:

Dysphotopsie



dystrophic


Translation:

dystroph



dystrophy


Translation:

Dystrophie



electrooculography (Abbreviations & acronyms: EOG)


Translation:

Elektrooculographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: EOG)
Elektrookulografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: EOG)
Elektrookulographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: EOG)




electroretinography (Abbreviations & acronyms: ERG)


Translation:

Elektroretinografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: ERG)
Elektroretinographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: ERG)



encephalomyelitis disseminata (Abbreviations & acronyms: ED)


Synonyms:

multiple sclerosis (Abbreviations & acronyms: MS)

Translation:

Encephalomyelitis disseminata (Abbreviations & acronyms: ED)
multiple Sklerose (Abbreviations & acronyms: MS)



endophotocoagulation


Synonyms:

endolaser
endolaser treatment

Translation:

Endolaser
Endolaserkoagulation



endophthalmitis (Abbreviations & acronyms: EO)


Translation:

Endophthalmitis (Abbreviations & acronyms: EO)



entoptic phenomenon


Translation:

entoptisches Phänomen



epikeratophakia


Translation:

Epikeratophakie



epiphora


Translation:

Epiphora
Tränenträufeln



epithelial basement membrane dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: EBMD)


epithelial basement membrane dystrophy [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
epithelial basement membrane dystrophy [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
epithelial basement membrane dystrophy [3] - source: Suphi Taneri, Zentrum für refraktive Chirurgie & St. Franziskus Hopsital, Münster, Germany
epithelial basement membrane dystrophy [4] - source: Suphi Taneri, Zentrum für refraktive Chirurgie & St. Franziskus Hopsital, Münster, Germany
epithelial basement membrane dystrophy [5] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
epithelial basement membrane dystrophy [6] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
epithelial basement membrane dystrophy [7] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
epithelial basement membrane dystrophy [8] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
epithelial basement membrane dystrophy [9] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
epithelial basement membrane dystrophy [10] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
epithelial basement membrane dystrophy [11] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
epithelial basement membrane dystrophy [12] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

anterior basement membrane dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: ABMD)
basement membrane dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: BMD)
Cogan´s microcystic dystrophy
map-dot-fingerprint dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: MDF dystrophy, MDFD)

Translation:

Basalmembrandystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: BMD)
epiteliale Basalmembrandystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: EBMD)
Map-Dot-Fingerprint-Dystrophie
mikrozystische Dystrophie Typ Cogan



esophoria


Translation:

Esophorie



essential iris atrophy


Synonyms:

progressive iris atrophy

Translation:

essentielle Irisatrophie

Comments:

Essential iris atrophy, Chandler syndrome and Cogan-Reese syndrome are ICE syndromes.

Zu den ICE-Syndromen zählen die essentielle Irisatrophie, das Chandler-Syndrom und das Cogan-Reese-Syndrom.




European Society of Ophthalmology (Abbreviations & acronyms: SOE)


Synonyms:

Societas Ophthalmologica Europæa (Abbreviations & acronyms: SOE)

Translation:

Societas Ophthalmologica Europæa (Abbreviations & acronyms: SOE)



exophoria


Translation:

Exophorie



exophthalmometry


Translation:

Exophthalmometrie



exophthalmos


Synonyms:

exophthalmia
exophthalmus
ophthalmoptosis
prominent eye
proptosis
protruding eye
protrusio bulbi

Translation:

Exophthalmus
Ophthalmoptose
Protrusio bulbi
Protrusion (eines Auges)

Comments:

In manchen Nomenklaturen wird Exophthalmus und Protrusio bulbi voneinander abgegrenzt.

Quod vide: endocrine ophthalmopathy
Some terminologies differentiate between "exophthalmos" and "protrusio bulbi".




Fick's phenomenon


Synonyms:

Fick phenomenon
Sattler's veil

Translation:

Sattler´scher Schleier



fluorescein angiography (Abbreviations & acronyms: FAG, angiography)


fluorescein angiography [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
fluorescein angiography [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

fluorescence angiography (Abbreviations & acronyms: FAG, angiography)
fundus fluorescein angiography (Abbreviations & acronyms: FFA) (specific)

Translation:

Fluorescein-Angiographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Fluo, FAG, FLA, Angiographie, Angio)
Fluoreszein-Angiografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Fluo, FAG, FLA, Angiografie, Angio)
Fluoreszein-Angiographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Fluo, FAG, FLA, Angiographie, Angio)
Fluoreszenzangiografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Fluo, FAG, FLA, Angiografie, Angio)
Fluoreszenzangiographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Fluo, FAG, FLA, Angiographie, Angio)



Fuchs´ corneal endothelial dystrophy


Fuchs´ corneal endothelial dystrophy [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
Fuchs´ corneal endothelial dystrophy [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
Fuchs´ corneal endothelial dystrophy [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

Fuchs´ dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: FD)
Fuchs´ endothelial dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: FED)

Translation:

Fuchs endotheliale Hornhautdystrophie
Fuchs-Endotheldystrophie
Fuchs-endotheliale Hornhautdystrophie
Fuchs-Hornhautdystrophie
Fuchs´sche Endotheldystrophie



fundus photography


fundus photography - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany

Synonyms:

fundus photograph

Translation:

Fundus-Fotografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: FD-Foto, Fundus-Foto, FD Foto, Fundus Foto)
Fundus-Photographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: FD-Photo, Fundus-Photo, FD Photo, Fundus Photo)
Fundusfotografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: FD-Foto, Fundusfoto, FD Foto, Fundus Foto)
Fundusphotographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: FD-Photo, Fundusphoto, FD Photo, Fundus Photo)

Comments:

Während im Deutschen "Fotografie" sowohl den Prozeß als auch das Resultat bezeichnet, ist dies im Englischen ("photography" (Prozess) und "photograph" (Resultat)) wie auch in einigen anderen Sprachen terminologisch getrennt.

The German term "Fotographie" describes the process (photography) and the result (photograph).





geographic atrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: GA)


geographic atrophy [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
geographic atrophy [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
geographic atrophy [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
geographic atrophy [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
geographic atrophy [5] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
geographic atrophy [6] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
geographic atrophy [7] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

areolar atrophy

Translation:

areoläre Atrophie
geographische Atrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: GA)



geographic helicoid peripapillary chorioidopathy (Abbreviations & acronyms: GHPC)


Synonyms:

geographic helicoid peripapillary choroidopathy (Abbreviations & acronyms: GHPC)
serpiginous chorioiditis (Abbreviations & acronyms: SC)
serpiginous chorioretinopathy (Abbreviations & acronyms: SC)
serpiginous choroiditis (Abbreviations & acronyms: SC)

Translation:

geographische helikoide peripapilläre Chorioidopathie (Abbreviations & acronyms: GHPC)
geographische helikoide peripapilläre Choroidopathie (Abbreviations & acronyms: GHPC)
serpiginöse Chorioiditis (Abbreviations & acronyms: SC)
serpiginöse Chorioretinopathie (Abbreviations & acronyms: SC)
serpiginöse Choroiditis (Abbreviations & acronyms: SC)

Comments:

Anmerkung: Im Deutschen und im Englischen sind die Schreibweisen Chorioiditis und Choroiditis gebräuchlich.



granular corneal dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: GCD)


granular corneal dystrophy [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
granular corneal dystrophy [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
granular corneal dystrophy [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
granular corneal dystrophy [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

bröcklige Hornhautdystrophie
granuläre Hornhautdystrophie



granular dystrophy type I (Abbreviations & acronyms: GD I)


Synonyms:

Groenouw dystrophy

Translation:

bröcklige Hornhautdystrophie Typ I
granuläre Hornhautdystrophie Typ I
Groenouw-Dystrophie
Groenouw-Hornhautdystrophie




grid photocoagulation


Synonyms:

grid laser treatment

Translation:

Grid-Laserkoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: Grid-LK, Grid LK, Grid-LaKo, Grid LaKo)



grid photocoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: grid PC)


Synonyms:

grid laser coagulation
grid laser photocoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: grid PC)

Translation:

Grid-Laserkoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: Grid-LK, Grid LK, Grid-LaKo, Grid LaKo)
Grid-Laserphotokoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: Grid-LK)



gyrate atrophy


Translation:

Atrophia gyrata



headband ophthalmoscope


Translation:

Kopfophthalmoskop



hydrocephalus


Translation:

Hydrocephalus



hyperphoria


Translation:

Hyperphorie



hyphema (US)


hyphema [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
hyphema [2] - source: PD Dr. Sigrid Roters, Augenklinik der Universität Köln, Cologne, Germany
hyphema [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
hyphema [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

hyphaema (UK)

Translation:

Hyphaema
Hyphäma



hypophoria


Translation:

Hypophorie




incomplete optic atrophy (?!)


Translation:

präterminale Opticusatrophie
präterminale Optikusatrophie
subtotale Opticusatrophie
subtotale Optikusatrophie

Comments:

Eine wörtliche Übersetzung dieses im Deutschen sehr verbreiteten Begriffs scheint es nicht zu geben?!

There seems to be no literal translation for this commonly used German term?!




indirect ophthalmoscopy


Translation:

indirekte Ophthalmoskopie



inferior ophthalmic vein (Abbreviations & acronyms: IOV)


Translation:

untere Augenvene
Vena ophthalmica inferior (Abbreviations & acronyms: V. ophthalmica inferior)



inner segment (photoreceptor layer) (Abbreviations & acronyms: IS)


inner segment (photoreceptor layer) - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

inner segments (Abbreviations & acronyms: IS) (pl.)(photoreceptor layer)

Translation:

Innensegment (Photorezeptorschicht) (Abbreviations & acronyms: IS)
Innensegmente (Abbreviations & acronyms: IS) (pl.)(Photorezeptorschicht)



internuclear ophthalmoplegia (Abbreviations & acronyms: INO)


Translation:

internukleäre Ophthalmoplegie (Abbreviations & acronyms: INO)



iris atrophy


Translation:

Irisatrophie



iris sphincter


Synonyms:

iris constrictor muscle
iris sphincter muscle
musculus sphincter pupillae
pupillary constrictor
pupillary sphincter

Translation:

Irissphincter
Irissphinkter
Musculus sphincter pupillae (Abbreviations & acronyms: M. sphincter pupillae)
Pupillensphincter
Pupillensphinkter



keratoconjunctivitis photoelectrica


Synonyms:

actinic conjunctivitis
arc-flash keratoconjunctivitis
eyeburn
flash keratoconjunctivitis
photokeratitis
photokeratoconjunctivitis
ultraviolet keratitis (Abbreviations & acronyms: UV keratitis)

Translation:

aktinische Keratoconjunctivitis
Keratitis photoelectrica
Keratitis photoelektrika
Keratoconjunctivitis photoelectrica
Keratokonjunktivitis photoelektrika
Photokeratitis
Photokeratoconjunctivitis
Photokeratokonjunktivitis
Verblitzung



lacrimal scintigraphy (Abbreviations & acronyms: LS)


Synonyms:

dacryoscintigraphy (Abbreviations & acronyms: DS)

Translation:

Dacryoszintigraphie
Dakryoszintigrafie
Dakryoszintigraphie
Tränenwegsszintigrafie
Tränenwegsszintigraphie
Tränenwegszintigrafie
Tränenwegszintigraphie



lagophthalmos


Translation:

Lagophthalmus



Leber´s optic atrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: LOA)


Synonyms:

Leber´s hereditary optic neuropathy (Abbreviations & acronyms: LHON)
Leber´s optic neuropathy (Abbreviations & acronyms: LON)

Translation:

Leber Opticusatrophie
Leber Optikusatrophie
Lebersche Opticusatrophie
Lebersche Optikusatrophie
Leber`sche hereditäre Opticus-Neuropathie (Abbreviations & acronyms: LHON)
Leber`sche hereditäre Opticusneuropathie (Abbreviations & acronyms: LHON)
Leber`sche hereditäre Optikoneuropathie (Abbreviations & acronyms: LHON) (unüblich)
Leber`sche hereditäre Optikus-Neuropathie (Abbreviations & acronyms: LHON)
Leber`sche hereditäre Optikusneuropathie (Abbreviations & acronyms: LHON)
Leber`sche Opticusneuropathie (Abbreviations & acronyms: LON)
Leber`sche Optikusneuropathie (Abbreviations & acronyms: LON)
Leber´sche Opticusatrophie
Leber´sche Optikusatrophie




lymph node


Translation:

Lymphknoten
Nodus lymphoideus



lymphocyte


Translation:

Lymphozyt



macular corneal dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: MCD)


Synonyms:

corneal macular dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: CMD)
macular dystrophy

Translation:

maculäre Hornhautdystrophie
makuläre Hornhautdystrophie

Comments:

"Macular dystrophy" kann sowohl die "makuläre Hornhautdystrophie" als auch die Makuladystrophien der Retina bezeichnen!



macular dystrophy


macular dystrophy [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
macular dystrophy [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
macular dystrophy [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
macular dystrophy [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

Maculadystrophie
Makuladystrophie

Comments:

"Macular dystrophy" kann sowohl die "makuläre Hornhautdystrophie" als auch die Makuladystrophien der Retina bezeichnen!



macular pseudohole (Abbreviations & acronyms: MPH)


macular pseudohole [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
macular pseudohole [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

Macula-Pseudoforamen (Abbreviations & acronyms: Pseudoforamen)
Maculapseudoforamen (Abbreviations & acronyms: Pseudoforamen)
Makula-Pseudoforamen
Makulapseudoforamen
Pseudoforamen maculae



magnetic resonance tomography (Abbreviations & acronyms: MRT)


magnetic resonance tomography [1] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
magnetic resonance tomography [2] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
magnetic resonance tomography [3] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
magnetic resonance tomography [4] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany

Synonyms:

magnetic resonance imaging (Abbreviations & acronyms: MRI)
nuclear magnetic resonance imaging (Abbreviations & acronyms: NMRI)

Translation:

Kernspintomographie
Magnetresonanztomografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: MRT, MR)
Magnetresonanztomographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: MRT, MR)



malignant blepharitis


Translation:

maligne Blepharitis



Meesmann´s corneal dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: MECD)


Synonyms:

Meesmann´s dystrophy

Translation:

Meesmann-Dystrophie
Meesmann-Hornhautdystrophie



metamorphopsia


Synonyms:

distorted vision (colloquial)
metamorphopsiae (pl.)

Translation:

Metamorphopsie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Meta)
Metamorphopsien (Abbreviations & acronyms: Metas) (pl.)
Verbogensehen (umgangssprachlich)
Verzerrtsehen (umgangssprachlich)



microphakia


Translation:

Mikrophakie



morphometry


morphometry [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
morphometry [2] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany, comments: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

Biomorphometrie
Morphometrie



multifocal electroretinography (Abbreviations & acronyms: multifocal ERG, mfERG)


Translation:

multifokale Elektroretinografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: multifokale ERG, mfERG)
multifokale Elektroretinographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: multifokale ERG, mfERG)



naevus fusco-caeruleus ophthalmo-maxillaris (UK)


naevus fusco-caeruleus ophthalmo-maxillaris [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
naevus fusco-caeruleus ophthalmo-maxillaris [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

naevus fusco-caeruleus (UK)
naevus of Ota (UK)
nevus fusco-ceruleus (US)
nevus fusco-ceruleus ophthalmo-maxillaris (US)
nevus of Ota (US)
ocular melanocytosis
oculodermal melanocytosis

Translation:

Naevus fusco-caeruleus
Naevus fusco-coeruleus
Naevus fusco-coeruleus ophthalmo-maxillaris
Naevus Ota
Nävus Ota
okuläre Melanozytose
okulodermale Melanozytose



nanophthalmia


Synonyms:

microphthalmia
microphthalmos
nanophthalmos

Translation:

Mikrophthalmie
Mikrophthalmus
Nanophthalmus



National Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians (Abbreviations & acronyms: NASHIP)


Translation:

Kassenärztliche Bundesvereinigung (Abbreviations & acronyms: KBV)



negative dysphotopsia


Translation:

negative Dysphotopsie
negative Dysphotopsien (pl.)



neuroophthalmology


Synonyms:

neuro-ophthalmology

Translation:

Neuro-Ophthalmologie
Neuroophthalmologie




non-surgical ophthalmology


non-surgical ophthalmology - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany

Translation:

konservative Augenheilkunde

Comments:

Im Bereich der Retinologie haben sich "medical retina" und "surgical retina" als Begriffspaar für konservative und operative Behandlung etabliert.



ocular cicatricial pemphigoid (Abbreviations & acronyms: OCP)


Translation:

oculäres Pemphigoid
oculäres vernarbendes Pemphigoid
okuläres Pemphigoid
okuläres vernarbendes Pemphigoid



oculomandibulodyscephaly with hypotrichosis


Synonyms:

Hallermann–Streiff syndrome
Hallermann–Streiff–François syndrome
oculomandibulofacial syndrome

Translation:

Hallermann-Streiff-Francois Syndrom
Hallermann-Streiff-Syndrom (Abbreviations & acronyms: HSS)



ophthalmic herpes zoster (Abbreviations & acronyms: OHZ)


Translation:

Herpes zoster ophthalmicus (Abbreviations & acronyms: HZO)
Zoster ophthalmicus



ophthalmic migraine


Synonyms:

ocular migraine

Translation:

Augenmigräne
Migraine ophthalmique



ophthalmic nerve (Abbreviations & acronyms: V1)


Translation:

Nervus ophthalmicus (Abbreviations & acronyms: N. ophthalmicus, N. V1, V1, Ophthalmicus)



ophthalmic surgery


Synonyms:

eye surgery
ocular surgery
ophthalmosurgery

Translation:

Augenchirurgie
Ophthalmochirurgie



ophthalmogenetics (pl.)


Translation:

Ophthalmogenetik



ophthalmological


Synonyms:

ophthalmologic

Translation:

augenärztlich
augenärztlicher, augenärztliche, augenärztliches
augenheilkundlich
ophthalmologisch
ophthalmologischer, ophthalmologische, ophthalmologisches



ophthalmological examination


ophthalmological examination [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmological examination [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmological examination [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmological examination [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmological examination [5] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
ophthalmological examination [6] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmological examination [7] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmological examination [8] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmological examination [9] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany

Synonyms:

eye exam
eye examination
eye test

Translation:

augenärztliche Untersuchung
Augenuntersuchung



ophthalmologist


Synonyms:

eye specialist

Translation:

Augenarzt
Ophthalmologe



ophthalmology (Abbreviations & acronyms: oph, ophth )


ophthalmology [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmology [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmology [3] - source: Suphi Taneri, Zentrum für refraktive Chirurgie & St. Franziskus Hopsital, Münster, Germany
ophthalmology [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmology [5] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
ophthalmology [6] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmology [7] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmology [8] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmology [9] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
ophthalmology [10] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

Augenheilkunde
Ophthalmologie



ophthalmometer


Synonyms:

keratometer

Translation:

Keratometer
Ophthalmometer



ophthalmopaediatric (UK)


Synonyms:

ophthalmopediatric (US)

Translation:

ophthalmopädiatrisch



ophthalmopaediatrics (pl.)(UK)


Synonyms:

ophthalmopediatrics (pl.)(US)
paediatric ophthalmology (UK)
pediatric ophthalmology (US)

Translation:

Kinderaugenheilkunde
Kinderophthalmologie
Ophthalmopädiatrie
pädiatrische Augenheilkunde
pädiatrische Ophthalmologie




ophthalmoplastics (pl.)


ophthalmoplastics [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmoplastics [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

oculoplastic surgery
oculoplastics
ophthalmoplastic surgery

Translation:

oculoplastische Chirurgie
okuloplastische Chirurgie
ophthalmoplastische Chirurgie
ophthalmoplastische und rekonstruktive Chirurgie
rekonstruktive Lid-, Tränenweg- und Orbitachirurgie
rekonstruktive Lid-, Tränenwegs- und Orbitachirurgie
rekonstruktive Lidchirurgie, Tränenwegchirurgie und Orbitachirurgie
rekonstruktive Lidchirurgie, Tränenwegschirurgie und Orbitachirurgie




ophthalmoscope


Translation:

Augenspiegel
Bonoskop (specific)
Ophthalmoskop
眼膜曲率镜, 检眼镜



ophthalmoscopic


Translation:

ophthalmoskopisch



ophthalmoscopy


ophthalmoscopy [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmoscopy [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
ophthalmoscopy [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

fundoscopy
fundus examination
funduscopy

Translation:

Augenhintergrundspiegelung (Abbreviations & acronyms: Spiegelung)
Augenspiegelung (Abbreviations & acronyms: Spiegelung)
Funduskopie
Fundusuntersuchung (Abbreviations & acronyms: FD, Fundus)
Ophthalmoskopie
Spiegelung des Augenhintergrunds (Abbreviations & acronyms: Spiegelung)

Comments:

Im Französischen wird wie im Deutschen die Untersuchung des Fundus häufig mit "Fundus" ("fond d'œil") abgekürzt.
Picture 3: Coincidental funduscopy on my cat.



optic atrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: OA)


optic atrophy - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

optic nerve atrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: ONA)

Translation:

Opticusatrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: OA)
Optikusatrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: OA)



optic disc photography


optic disc photography [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
optic disc photography [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
optic disc photography [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
optic disc photography [4] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany

Synonyms:

optic disc photograph
optic disk photograph
optic disk photography

Translation:

Papillenfotografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Papillenfoto)
Papillenphotographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Papillenphoto)

Comments:

Während im Deutschen "Fotografie" sowohl den Prozeß als auch das Resultat bezeichnet, ist dies im Englischen ("photography" (Prozess) und "photograph" (Resultat)) wie auch in einigen anderen Sprachen terminologisch getrennt.

Picture: photography of the optic disc with temporal nerve fiber bundles.
Quod vide: RNFL



optic disc with physiologic cup


optic disc with physiologic cup - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

physiologisch excavierte Papille
physiologisch exkavierte Papille
physiologische Papillenexcavation
physiologische Papillenexkavation

Comments:

The collected terms translate to either "physiologic cup" or "optic disc with physiologic cup".



optical coherence tomography (Abbreviations & acronyms: OCT)


optical coherence tomography [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
optical coherence tomography [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
optical coherence tomography [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
optical coherence tomography [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
optical coherence tomography [5] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
optical coherence tomography [6] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
optical coherence tomography [7] - source: Prof. Dr. Dr. Theo Seiler, Claudia Kindler, IROC, Zürich, Switzerland

Translation:

optische Kohärenztomografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: OCT)
optische Kohärenztomographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: OCT)

Comments:

Picture: OCT scans:
1. fovea
2. macula (outside fovea with premacular bursa visible)
3. optic disc
4. retinal nerve fiber layer
5. OCT retinal layers analysis



orthophoria


Synonyms:

orthotropia

Translation:

Normalstellung der Augen
Orthophorie
Orthotropie
Parallelstand der Augen



outer segment (photoreceptor layer) (Abbreviations & acronyms: OS)


outer segment (photoreceptor layer) - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

outer segments (Abbreviations & acronyms: OS) (pl.)(photoreceptor layer)

Translation:

Außensegment (Photorezeptorschicht)
Außensegmente (pl.)(Photorezeptorschicht)



palpebral raphe


Translation:

Raphe palpebralis



panophthalmitis


Synonyms:

panophthalmia

Translation:

Panophthalmie
Panophthalmitis



panretinal photocoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: PRP)


panretinal photocoagulation [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
panretinal photocoagulation [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
panretinal photocoagulation [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
panretinal photocoagulation [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

pan retinal photocoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: PRP)
pan-retinal photocoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: PRP)
scatter laser treatment
scatter photocoagulation

Translation:

panretinale Laserkoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: panretinale LK, panret. LK, panretinale LaKo)
panretinale Photokoagulation (Abbreviations & acronyms: PRP)

Comments:

Pictures 2.-4. show scatter photocoagulation of different intensity.




pattern dystrophy


Synonyms:

pattern macular dystrophy

Translation:

Musterdystrophie
Pattern-Dystrophie
Pattern-Maculadystrophie
Pattern-Makuladystrophie
Patterndystrophie



pattern electroretinography (Abbreviations & acronyms: PERG, pattern ERG)


Translation:

Muster-Elektroretinografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: MERG, Muster-ERG)
Muster-Elektroretinographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: MERG, Muster-ERG)



pemphigoid


Translation:

Pemphigoid



peripapillary atrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: PPA)


peripapillary atrophy [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
peripapillary atrophy [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
peripapillary atrophy [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
peripapillary atrophy [4] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany, comments: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
peripapillary atrophy [5] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
peripapillary atrophy [6] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany

Synonyms:

parapapillary atrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: PPA)

Translation:

parapapilläre Atrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: PPA)
peripapilläre Atrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: PPA)

Comments:

Quod vide: beta zone
Quod vide: alpha zone



peripheral


Translation:

peripher (Abbreviations & acronyms: p, p., periph.)



peripheral anterior synechiae (Abbreviations & acronyms: PAS) (pl.)


peripheral anterior synechiae [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
peripheral anterior synechiae [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

peripheral anterior synechia (Abbreviations & acronyms: PAS)

Translation:

Goniosynechie
Goniosynechien (pl.)
periphere anteriore Synechie (Abbreviations & acronyms: PAS)
periphere anteriore Synechien (Abbreviations & acronyms: PAS) (pl.)
periphere vordere Synechie
periphere vordere Synechien (pl.)



peripheral corneal relaxing incisions (Abbreviations & acronyms: PCRI, PCRIs) (pl.)


Synonyms:

limbal relaxing incision (Abbreviations & acronyms: LRI)
limbal relaxing incisions (Abbreviations & acronyms: LRI, LRIs) (pl.)
peripheral corneal relaxing incision (Abbreviations & acronyms: PCRI)

Translation:

limbale Relaxationsinzision
limbale Relaxationsinzisionen (pl.)
limbale relaxierende Inzision (Abbreviations & acronyms: LRI)
limbale relaxierende Inzisionen (Abbreviations & acronyms: LRI) (pl.)



peripheral iridectomy (Abbreviations & acronyms: PI)


peripheral iridectomy [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
peripheral iridectomy [2] - source: Augenklinik Tausendfensterhaus Duisburg, Germany

Synonyms:

iridectomy

Translation:

Iridektomie
periphere Iridektomie




peripheral microcystic degeneration


Synonyms:

peripheral microcystic retinal degeneration

Translation:

periphere mikrozystische Degeneration
periphere mikrozystische Degenerationen (pl.)
periphere mikrozystische Netzhautdegeneration
periphere mikrozystische Netzhautdegenerationen (pl.)
periphere mikrozystische retinale Degeneration
periphere mikrozystische retinale Degenerationen (pl.)

Comments:

In German often referred to as "Glitzerbeete" or Glitzerareale". This is at least unprecise if not incorrect. Im Deutschen oft ungenau als "Glitzerbeete" oder "Glitzerareale" bezeichnet.



peripheral reticular pigmentary degeneration (Abbreviations & acronyms: PRPD) (retina)


Translation:

periphere retikuläre Netzhautdegeneration
periphere retikuläre retinale Degeneration



peripheral retina (Abbreviations & acronyms: PR)


peripheral retina - source: Augenklinik Tausendfensterhaus Duisburg, Germany

Synonyms:

peripheral fundus
retinal periphery

Translation:

Fundusperipherie
Netzhautperipherie
periphere Netzhaut
periphere Retina
peripherer Fundus
retinale Peripherie



peripheral retinal degenerations (pl.)


peripheral retinal degenerations - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

equatorial degenerations (pl.)
peripheral retinal degeneration

Translation:

äquatoriale Degeneration (Abbreviations & acronyms: ÄD)
äquatoriale Degenerationen (pl.) (Abbreviations & acronyms: ÄD)
periphere Netzhautdegeneration
periphere Netzhautdegenerationen (pl.)



peripheral ulcerative keratitis (Abbreviations & acronyms: PUK)


peripheral ulcerative keratitis [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
peripheral ulcerative keratitis [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
peripheral ulcerative keratitis [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
peripheral ulcerative keratitis [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

peripher ulcerierende Keratitis (Abbreviations & acronyms: PUK)
peripher ulzerierende Keratitis (Abbreviations & acronyms: PUK)
periphere ulcerierende Keratitis (Abbreviations & acronyms: PUK)
periphere ulzerierende Keratitis (Abbreviations & acronyms: PUK)



peripheral vestibular nystagmus (Abbreviations & acronyms: PVN)


Translation:

peripher-vestibulärer Nystagmus (Abbreviations & acronyms: PVN)
peripherer vestibulärer Nystagmus (Abbreviations & acronyms: PVN)



peripheral vision


Synonyms:

side vision

Translation:

peripheres Sehen



persistent hyperplastic primary vitreous (Abbreviations & acronyms: PHPV)


Translation:

persistierender hyperplastischer primärer Glaskörper (Abbreviations & acronyms: PHPV, PHPG)



phaco slit knife


Translation:

Phacolanze
Phakolanze



phacodonesis


Synonyms:

phakodonesis

Translation:

Lentodonesis
Linsenschlottern
Phakodonesis



phacoemulsification (Abbreviations & acronyms: phaco, PE)


Translation:

Phacoemulsifikation (Abbreviations & acronyms: Phaco, PE)
Phakoemulsifikation (Abbreviations & acronyms: Phako, PE)



phacolytic glaucoma


Synonyms:

lens particle glaucoma
lens-particle glaucoma
phakolytic glaucoma

Translation:

Linsenteilchenglaukom
phakolytisches Glaukom



phacomorphic glaucoma


Translation:

phakomorphes Glaukom



phakic


Translation:

phak
phaker, phake, phakes



phakic intraocular lens (Abbreviations & acronyms: phakic IOL, phakic lens)


phakic intraocular lens - source: Suphi Taneri, Zentrum für refraktive Chirurgie & St. Franziskus Hopsital, Münster, Germany

Translation:

phake Intraocularlinse (Abbreviations & acronyms: phake IOL, phake Linse)
phake Intraokularlinse (Abbreviations & acronyms: phake IOL, phake Linse)



phakoma


phakoma [1] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
phakoma [2] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
phakoma [3] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
phakoma [4] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany

Synonyms:

astrocytic hamartoma

Translation:

astrozytisches Hamartom
Maulbeertumor
Phakom



phakomatosis


phakomatosis [1] - source: Prof. Tobias Stupp, Meerbusch, Germany
phakomatosis [2] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
phakomatosis [3] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
phakomatosis [4] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany
phakomatosis [5] - source: Prof. Helmut Wilhelm, Eberhard-Karls-Universität, Tübingen, Germany

Translation:

Phakomatose



pharmaceutical treatment


Synonyms:

medication
pharmaceutical medical treatment

Translation:

Arzneimittelanwendung
Medikation



pharmaceuticals (pl.)


Synonyms:

drug
medicament
medication

Translation:

Arzneimittel
Medikament
Medikation
Pharmaka (pl.)
Pharmakon
Pharmazeutika (pl.)
Präparat

Comments:

Streng genommen ist Medikation nicht synonym mit "Medikament" (Arzneimittel) sondern mit "Arzneimittelanwendung".
In manchen Terminologien wird Pharmakon (ein Wirkstoff) und Medikament (ein Präparat mit gegebenenfalls mehreren Wirkstoffen) voneinander differenziert.



pharmacological


Synonyms:

pharmacologic

Translation:

pharmakologisch



pharmacology


Translation:

Pharmakologie



phlyctenules (pl.)


phlyctenules [1] - source: PD Dr. Sigrid Roters, Augenklinik der Universität Köln, Cologne, Germany
phlyctenules [2] - source: PD Dr. Sigrid Roters, Augenklinik der Universität Köln, Cologne, Germany

Synonyms:

phlyctenule

Translation:

Phlyktäne



phlyctenulosis


phlyctenulosis [1] - source: PD Dr. Sigrid Roters, Augenklinik der Universität Köln, Cologne, Germany
phlyctenulosis [2] - source: PD Dr. Sigrid Roters, Augenklinik der Universität Köln, Cologne, Germany

Translation:

Keratitis phlyctaenulosa
Keratitis phlyktaenulosa
Keratoconjunctivitis phlyctaenulosa
Keratoconjunctivitis phlyktaenulosa



phoria


Synonyms:

heterophoria

Translation:

Heterophorie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Phorie)
latentes Schielen
Phorie



phoropter


phoropter - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

foropter

Translation:

Phoropter



phosphenes (pl.)


Translation:

Phosphen
Phosphene (pl.)



photic maculopathy


Synonyms:

welder's maculopathy
welding arc maculopathy

Translation:

Makulopathie nach Lichtbogenschweissen



photocell


Synonyms:

photelectric cell
phototube

Translation:

Fotozelle
Photozelle



photochromic (eyeglass)


Synonyms:

variable tint (eyeglass)

Translation:

photochromatisch (Brillenglas)
phototrop (Brillenglas)
selbsttönend (Brillenglas)



photodynamic therapy (Abbreviations & acronyms: PDT)


Translation:

photodynamische Therapie (Abbreviations & acronyms: PDT)
Photodynamische Therapie (Abbreviations & acronyms: PDT)



photophobia


Translation:

Lichtscheu
Photophobie

Comments:

Quod vide: light sensitivity



photophobic


Translation:

lichtscheu
photophob



photopic


Translation:

photopisch



photopic vision


Translation:

photopisches Sehen



photopsia


Synonyms:

flash (photopsia)
flashes (pl.)(photopsiae)
light flash (photopsia)
light flashes (pl.)(photopsiae)
photopsiae (pl.)

Translation:

Blitz (Photopsie)
Blitze (pl.)(Photopsien)
Blitzen (Photopsien)
Lichtblitz (Photopsie)
Lichtblitze (pl.)(Photopsien)
Photopsie
Photopsien (pl.)



photoreceptor


Synonyms:

photoreceptor cell
photoreceptor cells (pl.)

Translation:

Photorezeptor
Photorezeptorzelle
Photorezeptorzellen (pl.)



photoreceptor layer


photoreceptor layer - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

Photorezeptorschicht



photorefractive keratectomy (Abbreviations & acronyms: PRK)


photorefractive keratectomy - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

photorefraktive Keratektomie (Abbreviations & acronyms: PRK)



photosensitive


Synonyms:

light sensitive

Translation:

lichtempfindlich
photosensitiv

Comments:

Anmerkung: Der Begriff ist im Deutschen und Englischen doppeldeutig. Er bezeichnet sowohl die Empfindlichkeit als Fähigkeit im Sinne eines Dikriminationsvermögens als auch die Empfindlichkeit im Sinne einer Überempfindlichkeit oder Idiosynkrasie.

Quod vide: photophobia



photosensitivity


Synonyms:

light sensitivity

Translation:

Lichtempfindlichkeit
Photosensitivität

Comments:

Quod vide: photophobia

Anmerkung: Der Begriff ist im Deutschen und Englischen doppeldeutig. Er bezeichnet sowohl die Empfindlichkeit als Fähigkeit im Sinne eines Dikriminationsvermögens als auch die Empfindlichkeit im Sinne einer Überempfindlichkeit oder Idiosynkrasie.



phototherapeutic keratectomy (Abbreviations & acronyms: PTK)


Translation:

phototherapeutische Keratektomie (Abbreviations & acronyms: PTK)



phthisis bulbi (Abbreviations & acronyms: phthisis)


Synonyms:

phtisis bulbi (Abbreviations & acronyms: phtisis)

Translation:

Phthisis bulbi (Abbreviations & acronyms: Phthisis)
Phtisis bulbi (Abbreviations & acronyms: Phtisis)



physician (UK)


Synonyms:

internist (US)
specialist in internal medicine (UK)

Translation:

Arzt für innere Medizin
Internist



physician


physician - source: Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

medical doctor (Abbreviations & acronyms: MD, doctor)

Translation:

Arzt
Doktor (Abbreviations & acronyms: Dr. med., Dr.) (umgangssprachlich)
Mediziner



physician in private practice


Translation:

Niedergelassener
niedergelassener Arzt



physician´s letter


Synonyms:

medical examination report
medical report

Translation:

Arztbericht
Arztbrief
Befundbericht

Comments:

"Medical report" bedeutet im Englischen auch "medizinisches Gutachten".



physiologic


Translation:

physiologisch



physiology


Translation:

Physiologie



pinhole (Abbreviations & acronyms: PH)


Synonyms:

pinhole occluder
stenopaeic slit (UK)
stenopeic slit (US)

Translation:

Lochblende
stenopäische Blende
stenopäische Lücke



posterior amorphous corneal dystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: PACD)


Translation:

amorphe posteriore Hornhautdystrophie
hintere amorphe Dystrophie
hintere amorphe Hornhautdystrophie
posteriore amorphe Hornhautdystrophie



posterior blepharitis


Translation:

hintere Blepharitis
posteriore Blepharitis



posterior polymorphous corneal dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: PPCD)


posterior polymorphous corneal dystrophy [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
posterior polymorphous corneal dystrophy [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
posterior polymorphous corneal dystrophy [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
posterior polymorphous corneal dystrophy [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

hintere polymorphe Dystrophie
hintere polymorphe Hornhautdystrophie
posteriore polymorphe Hornhautdystrophie
Schlichting-Dystrophie



progressive cone dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: PCD)


Translation:

progressive Zapfendystrophie



prophylaxis


Synonyms:

prevention

Translation:

Prävention
Prophylaxe
Vorsorge



pseudophakia (Abbreviations & acronyms: pp)


pseudophakia [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
pseudophakia [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
pseudophakia [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

Pseudophakie (Abbreviations & acronyms: PP)



pseudophakic


Translation:

pseudophak (Abbreviations & acronyms: pp., pp)




pseudophakic pseudopallor


pseudophakic pseudopallor [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
pseudophakic pseudopallor [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Translation:

vorgetäuschte Papillenblässe bei Pseudophakie

Comments:

Pictures: Comparison of ocular fundus view through crystalline and artificial lens.



pseudophakic retinal detachment


Translation:

Pseudophakie-Ablatio
Pseudophakie-Amotio
Pseudophakieablatio
Pseudophakieamotio




pupillograph


Synonyms:

pupillometer

Translation:

Pupillograph
Pupillometer



pupillography


Synonyms:

pupillometry

Translation:

Pupillographie
Pupillometrie



referring physician


Translation:

einweisender Arzt
Einweiser
zuweisender Arzt
Zuweiser



retinal mid-periphery


Synonyms:

mid-peripheral retina
midperipheral retina
retinal mid periphery

Translation:

mittlere Netzhautperipherie
mittlere Peripherie der Netzhaut



rod cone dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: RCD)


Synonyms:

cone rod dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: CRD)

Translation:

Stäbchen-Zapfen-Dystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: SZD)
Zapfen-Stäbchen-Dystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: ZSD)



routine physical examination (Abbreviations & acronyms: routine exam)


Synonyms:

routine examination (Abbreviations & acronyms: routine exam)
routine medical examination (Abbreviations & acronyms: routine exam)

Translation:

Routinekontrolle (Abbreviations & acronyms: Routine, Kontrolle)
Routineuntersuchung (Abbreviations & acronyms: Routine)



RPE hypertrophy


Translation:

RPE-Hypertrophie

Comments:

RPE = retinal pigment epithelium - retinales Pigmentepithel



Schnyder crystalline dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: SCD)


Synonyms:

central crystalline corneal dystrophy
Schnyder corneal dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: SCD)
Schnyder crystalline corneal dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: SCCD)

Translation:

kristalline Schnyder-Dystrophie
Schnyder-Dystrophie
Schnyder-Hornhautdystrophie
Schnydersche kristalline Hornhautdystrophie
zentrale kristalline Hornhautdystrophie Schnyder
zentrale kristalline Schnyder-Dystrophie



scrophulosis


Synonyms:

scrofula
scrofulosis

Translation:

Skrofeln
Skrofulose
Skrophulose



scrophulous keratitis


Synonyms:

scrofulous keratitis

Translation:

Keratitis scrofulosa
Keratitis scrophulosa



sphenoid bone


Translation:

Keilbein
Os sphenoidale



sphere (Abbreviations & acronyms: sph, Sph, SPH)


Translation:

Sphäre (Abbreviations & acronyms: sph, Sph, SPH)



spheric


spheric - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

spherical

Translation:

sphärisch



spherical aberration (Abbreviations & acronyms: SA, sphA, sph ab)


Translation:

sphärische Aberration (Abbreviations & acronyms: SA)



spherical equivalent (Abbreviations & acronyms: SE)


Synonyms:

spherical equivalent refraction (Abbreviations & acronyms: SER)

Translation:

sphärisches Äquivalent (Abbreviations & acronyms: SÄ)



spherical refractive error (Abbreviations & acronyms: SRE)


Translation:

sphärischer Refraktionsfehler (Abbreviations & acronyms: sphärische Refraktion)




spherophakia


Translation:

Kugellinse
Sphärophakie



staphyloma


staphyloma [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
staphyloma [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

scleral staphyloma

Translation:

Sklerastaphylom
Staphylom



starburst phenomenon


Synonyms:

starburst

Translation:

Starburst
Starburst-Phänomen



stereo fundus photography


Synonyms:

stereo fundus photograph

Translation:

Stereo-Fundusfotografie
Stereo-Fundusphotographie

Comments:

Während im Deutschen "Fotografie" sowohl den Prozeß als auch das Resultat bezeichnet, ist dies im Englischen ("photography" (Prozess) und "photograph" (Resultat)) wie auch in einigen anderen Sprachen terminologisch getrennt.

The German term "Fotographie" describes the process (photography) and the result (photograph).





sulphur hexafluoride (Abbreviations & acronyms: SF6)


Translation:

Sulfurhexafluorid (Abbreviations & acronyms: SF6)

Comments:

Persists for1-2 weeks, expands to about double volume.

Quod vide: C2F6

Quod vide: C3F8




superior ophthalmic vein (Abbreviations & acronyms: SOV)


Translation:

obere Augenvene
Vena ophthalmica superior (Abbreviations & acronyms: V. ophthalmica superior)



surgical ophthalmology


surgical ophthalmology - source: Suphi Taneri, Zentrum für refraktive Chirurgie & St. Franziskus Hopsital, Münster, Germany

Translation:

operative Augenheilkunde

Comments:

Im Bereich der Retinologie haben sich "medical retina" und "surgical retina" als Begriffspaar für konservative und operative Behandlung etabliert.



symblepharon


Translation:

Symblepharon



sympathetic ophthalmia (Abbreviations & acronyms: SO)


Translation:

Ophthalmia sympathica
sympathische Ophthalmie (Abbreviations & acronyms: SO)



syphilis


Synonyms:

lues

Translation:

Lues
Syphilis



T lymphocyte


Synonyms:

T cell

Translation:

T-Lymphocyt
T-Lymphozyt
T-Zelle



tapetoretinal dystrophy (Abbreviations & acronyms: TRD)


Translation:

tapetoretinale Dystrophie (Abbreviations & acronyms: TRD)



tarsorrhaphy


Translation:

Tarsorrhaphie



tarsorrhaphy


Translation:

Tarsorrhaphie



tomography


Translation:

Schnittbildverfahren
Schnittbildverfahren (pl.)
Tomografie
tomografische Bildgebung
tomografische Verfahren (pl.)
tomografisches Verfahren
Tomographie
tomographische Bildgebung
tomographische Verfahren (pl.)
tomographisches Verfahren



topography-guided (ablation in refractive surgery)


Translation:

Topographie-geführt (Ablation bei Refraktivchirurgie)
topographiegeführt (Ablation bei Refraktivchirurgie)



topography-guided ablation


Synonyms:

topography-guided refractive surgery (general)

Translation:

topographiegeführte Ablation
topographiegeführte Refraktivchirurgie (general, allgemein)
topographiegeführter Abtrag



transillumination phenomenon


transillumination phenomenon [1] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
transillumination phenomenon [2] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
transillumination phenomenon [3] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
transillumination phenomenon [4] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
transillumination phenomenon [5] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
transillumination phenomenon [6] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
transillumination phenomenon [7] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
transillumination phenomenon [8] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
transillumination phenomenon [9] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
transillumination phenomenon [10] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
transillumination phenomenon [11] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
transillumination phenomenon [12] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
transillumination phenomenon [13] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
transillumination phenomenon [14] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany
transillumination phenomenon [15] - source: Philipp Franko Zeitz, Praxis Zeitz Franko Zeitz, Düsseldorf, Germany

Synonyms:

iris transillumination
iris transillumination defects
retroillumination defect of the iris
retroillumination defects of the iris (pl.)
retroillumination iris defect
retroillumination iris defects (pl.)
transillumination defect of the iris
transillumination defects of the iris (pl.)
transillumination iris defect (Abbreviations & acronyms: TID)
transillumination iris defects (Abbreviations & acronyms: TIDs) (pl.)
transillumination of the iris

Translation:

Irisretroillumination
Irisretroilluminationsdefekte
Iristransillumination
Iristransilluminationsdefekte
Kirchenfensterphänomen (Iris)
Transilluminationsphänomen

Comments:

Pictures: 1.-6. Peripheral retroillumination defects after iridotomy. 7.-10. Traumatic iris defects at the pupillary margin. 11.-14. pigment dispersion



trephination


Translation:

Trepanation



trephine


Translation:

Trepan



trigeminal-autonomic cephalgias (Abbreviations & acronyms: TACs)


Synonyms:

trigeminal-autonomic cephalgia (Abbreviations & acronyms: TAC)

Translation:

trigemino-autonome Kopfschmerzerkrankungen (Abbreviations & acronyms: TAK, TAC, TACs)
trigemino-autonomer Kopfschmerz (Abbreviations & acronyms: TAK, TAC)

Comments:

Im Spanischen (und anderen Sprachen) ist "TAC" auch die Abkürzung für "tomografía axial computarizada" - Computertomographie.



ultrasonography


ultrasonography - source: Augenklinik Tausendfensterhaus Duisburg, Germany

Synonyms:

echography
sonography

Translation:

Echografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Echo)
Echographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Echo)
Sonografie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Sono)
Sonographie (Abbreviations & acronyms: Sono)
Ultraschalluntersuchung (Abbreviations & acronyms: Ultraschall)



uveoencephalitis


Synonyms:

Harada disease
Harada syndrome
uveo-encephalitis
uveodermatologic syndrome
Vogt-Koyanagi syndrome (Abbreviations & acronyms: VKS, VK syndrome)
Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease (Abbreviations & acronyms: VKH, VKHD)
Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndrome (Abbreviations & acronyms: VKH, VKHS, VKH syndrome)

Translation:

Harada-Krankheit
Harada-Syndrom
oculocutanes Syndrom
okulokutanes Syndrom
Uveo-Enzephalitis
uveomeningoenzephales Syndrom
Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada-Syndrom (Abbreviations & acronyms: VKH, VKHS, VKH-Syndrom)
Vogt-Koyanagi-Syndrom

Comments:

Manche Autoren differenzieren zwischen dem Vogt-Koyanagi und dem Harada-Syndrom. Diese Unterteilung wiederum wird von vielen als fragwürdig kommentiert.




xerophthalmia


Translation:

Xerophthalmie

Comments:

Xerophthalmia is a specific term for dry eyes due to vitamin A deficiency.
Quod vide: dry eye



Translations to other languages than German are available for the following terms:



Fellow of the European Board of Ophthalmology (Abbreviations & acronyms: FEBO)
Hellenic Ophthalmological Society
International Council of Ophthalmology (Abbreviations & acronyms: ICO)
ophthalmic viscosurgical device (Abbreviations & acronyms: OVD)
peripapillary hyperreflective ovoid mass-like structures (Abbreviations & acronyms: PHOMS)
phacophagia










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