M. Petrequin, in his Trait Pratique, records two cases of amaurosis in young girls produced by lumbrici.
Cataract may be simple, or complicated with amaurosis, adhesions, etc.
Amaurotic (amaurosis, blindness) family idiocy is hereditary, and the child dies at about two years of age.
Am′blyopy, dullness or obscurity of eyesight without any apparent defect in the organs; the first stage of amaurosis.
amaurosis, a weakness or loss of vision, the cause of which was at one time unknown.
In amaurosis the pupil is dilated to its full extent; the eye looks clear, but does not respond to light.
amaurosis is a paralysis of the nerves of the eye: it is sometimes cured, but then gradually, and not instantaneously.
If there are still some who cannot see that I am right, then let them, without delay, be operated upon for amaurosis.
amaurosis am·au·ro·sis (ām'ô-rō'sĭs)
Blindness, especially without apparent change in the eye, as from a cortical lesion.