tonometry

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(tō-nom′ĕ-trē )

[tono- + -metry]
The measurement of tension of a part, as intraocular tension, used to detect glaucoma.

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TONOMETRY Measuring intraocular eye pressure
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TONOMETRY Measuring intraocular eye pressure

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