The ametropia

The ametropia - anomaly of refraction of the eye. To ametropia include myopia and hyperopia (see).

The ametropia (from the Greek. ametros is disproportionate and inappropriate and ops - eye) - violation of conformity between the refractive power apparatus and length of the optical axis of the eye. Thus, the term "ametropia can be labeled any anomaly of refraction of the eye (see) - myopia, hyperopia and astigmatism.