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[Gr. phos, light, + phainein, to show] A flash of light caused by chemical, electrical or mechanical stimulation of the retina, as when rubbing a closed eye.
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Venes, Donald, editor. "Phosphene." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/742107/all/accommodation_phosphene.
Phosphene. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/742107/all/accommodation_phosphene. Accessed January 25, 2020.
Phosphene. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/742107/all/accommodation_phosphene
Phosphene [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2020 January 25]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/742107/all/accommodation_phosphene.
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