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What do you call the diagram commonly used by ophthalmologist to test eyes vision?

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Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Many types

Visual acuity is often measured using the snellen chart, the one with the big "e" at the top.
There are several variations of this chart in use today. Other charts are used to test for other features of vision.

In brief: Many types

Visual acuity is often measured using the snellen chart, the one with the big "e" at the top.
There are several variations of this chart in use today. Other charts are used to test for other features of vision.
Dr. Tim Conrad
Dr. Tim Conrad
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Dr. Richard Rosen
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Various

Ophthalmologists use a snellen acuity chart and an amsler grid to determine central distortions.

In brief: Various

Ophthalmologists use a snellen acuity chart and an amsler grid to determine central distortions.
Dr. Richard Rosen
Dr. Richard Rosen
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Dr. Theodore Wu
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Vision

Snellen chart.

In brief: Vision

Snellen chart.
Dr. Theodore Wu
Dr. Theodore Wu
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Dr. Peter Francis
Ophthalmology - Retinal Surgery

In brief: Snellen chart

Snellen chart.

In brief: Snellen chart

Snellen chart.
Dr. Peter Francis
Dr. Peter Francis
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