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Descriptor English:   Vision, Low 
Descriptor Spanish:   Baja Visión 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Baixa Visão 
Synonyms English:   Diminished Vision
Low Vision
Reduced Vision
Subnormal Vision
Vision, Diminished
Vision, Reduced
Vision, Subnormal  
Tree Number:   C10.597.751.941.905
Definition English:   Vision considered to be inferior to normal vision as represented by accepted standards of acuity, field of vision, or motility. Low vision generally refers to visual disorders that are caused by diseases that cannot be corrected by refraction (e.g., MACULAR DEGENERATION; RETINITIS PIGMENTOSA; DIABETIC RETINOPATHY, etc.). 
Indexing Annotation English:   do not make a diagnosis: use term of author
History Note English:   2000(1989) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   28307 
Unique Identifier:   D015354 

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