Ablepsia is an old (some texts say "obsolete")
term meaning the same as "Blindness",
i.e. lack of sight; inability to see.
Another similar term having the same meaning is Ablepsy.
Compare this with the similar term Amaurosis,
which refers to "partial or complete blindness".
More about Ophthalmology: This section includes short definitions
of many diseases, disorders, and conditions of the eyes and visual system.
For definitions of other terms in this category, choose from the list
to the left (but note that this is not a complete/exhaustive list).
Other related pages include the diagram
of the eye, and definitions
of parts of the eye, a description
of the human retina, and definitions
of parts of the retina, and the section of short definitions
of clinical and surgical procedures re. eyes and human visual system.
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