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What is the medical device used by optometrists to visualize the optic nerve called?

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Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
Several devices: Several devices are used to evaluate optic nerves. The most common is the biomicroscope, or slit lamp, that is also used to examine the other parts of the eye.

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Last updated Dec 14, 2012

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