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Medical Term:

pupillary light-near dissociation


Definition: a stronger near pupil response than light response; due to weak pupillomotor input, Argyll Robertson pupil, dorsal midbrain syndrome, or to misdirection of ciliary muscle fibers into the iris sphincter.

Synonym(s): light-near dissociation

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