231 abbreviations
AbbreviationMeaning
DDioptres
DCDioptres cylinder
dDxDifferential diagnosis
DFEDilated fundus examination
DFPDigital fundus photograph(y)
DkUnit of permeability
DNADid not attend
DOBDate of birth
DRDiabetic retinopathy
DRSDiabetic retinopathy screening
DSDioptres sphere
DVDistance vision
DVDDissociated vertical deviation
DWDaily wear
DxDiagnosis
EFEccentric fixation
EPEsophoria
ESRErythrocyte sedimentation rate
ETEsotropia
EWExtended wear
F/UFollow up appointment
FBForeign body
FDFixation disparity
FFFoveal fixation
FHGFamily history of glaucoma
FMHFamily medical history
FOHFamily ocular history
FOZDFront optic zone diameter
FVPFront vertex power
FxFamily history
G(M)PGeneral (medical) practitioner
GHGeneral health
GIESGlasgow Integrated Eyecare Scheme
GPCGiant papillary conjunctivitis
GSLGeneral sales list
gtOne drop
gttdrops
Gutt/gGuttae (drops)
HAHeadaches
HARCHarmonious abnormal retinal correspondence
HEMAHydroxyethyl methacrylate
HESHospital eye service
HMHand motion vision – state distance
HTHandling tint
HVIDHorizontal visible iris diameter
HxHistory
HxHospital
IDDMInsulin dependent diabetes mellitus
IOLIntra-ocular lens implant
IOPIntra-ocular pressure