Cycloplegic --what does this mean?

Dilation. It means the eye muscles are paralyzed and completely relaxed with dilation drops. Most commonly done to obtain accurate eye glass prescriptions in children, high astigmatism, and hyperopia.

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What does cycloplegic mean?

It means. That the muscle used to focus the eye, the ciliary muscle, is paralyzed. This is routinely done with eye drops that wear off in a few hours. Read more...