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pupil

1 in Scots law, a boy under 14 and a girl under 12, a distinction now largely superceded by the age of majority at 18.
2 in Scotland, a trainee advocate.

PUPIL, civil law. One who is in his or her minority. Vide. Dig. 1, 7; Id. 26, 7, 1, 2; Code, 6, 30, 18; Dig. 50, 16, 239. One who is in ward or guardianship.

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Battistella PA, Ruffili R, Zacchello F Pupillary adrenergic sensitivity and idiopathic headache in pediatric patients.
Neuro-ophthalmic examination was performed, and menace response, dazzle reflex, direct pupillary light reflex, and palpebral and corneal reflexes were assessed.
A significant rise in IOP (including pupillary block) or a secondary cataract did not occur in any of the eyes during the period of observation.
Pupillary light reflex as an objective biomarker for early identification of blast-induced mTBI.
Table 1: Patient Findings (Physical and Biochemical Correlations of ASD in 110 Patients Found During AK MMT Examination) Correlations Found in Adrenal Stress Disorder # MMT Correlations (adrenal-related muscle found inhibited) 110 # of Patients with Ragland's Sign/Paradoxical Pupillary 58 Reaction # of Patients with Abnormal Cortisol 101 # of Patients with Abnormal Cortisol: DHEA Ratio 65 # of Patients with Blood Sugar Handling Disturbance as 20 Primary Complaint # of Patients with Psychosocial Primary Complaints 38 # of Patients with Reproductive System Abnormalities 31 # of Patients with Insomnia as Primary Complaint 7 # of Patients with Fatigue as Primary Complaint 33 # of Patients with Headache as Primary Complaint 3
His pupils were reactive and a 1+ relative afferent pupillary defect was present on the right.
The most common sign of retinoblastoma is a white pupillary reflex, known as leukocoria (Wallach and Balmer, 2006).
Also request that the doctor measure and record your pupillary distance, which you'll need if you order lenses online.
The pterygium may cause irritation or a decrease in visual acuity owing to astigmatism or encroachment over the pupillary area.
The overall effect of pupillary changes is thus about the same as the differences in blue light content among different sources, and far below the dominant effect of differences in illuminance level.
Pupillary light and corneal reflexes remained intact.
It contains about 1,400 multiple-choice questions related to areas such as history taking, pupillary assessment, contact lenses, equipment maintenance and repair, medical ethics and legal and regulatory issues, pharmacology, assisting in surgical procedures, imaging, spectacle skills, tonometry, and visual fields, with study and test-taking strategies provided in an appendix.