Opthomology

AC

Full form/Meaning: Anterior Chamber of the Eye   Definition: This is an angular fluid-filled space located around the anterior part (between the iris and cornea) of the human eye.  It is filled with (about 0.25 ml) of the aqueous humour and 3 mm depth.   Usage in Sentence: “I remember my professor saying that the […]

Cataract Extraction

A cataract extraction is an elective surgery for the removal of the damaged lens of the eye which is then replaced by an artificial lens.

A.C.

Shorthand for the latin of Ante Cibum (before food) and used in orders to denote before meals. As in, take your medications A.C. As in, check your blood sugar AC. AC used as an acronym for Anterior Chamber of the Eye