B WAVE OF ELECTRORETINOGRAM

refers to a large, positive electrical wave pattern that is recorded by the eye when the retina is stimulated by light. The electrical response is then detected by an electrode placed on the anesthetized surface of the eye. See also electroretinogram.

B WAVE OF ELECTRORETINOGRAM: "The B wave of electroretinogram is detected by the anesthetized surface of the eye when an electrode is placed on it."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "B WAVE OF ELECTRORETINOGRAM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/b-wave-of-electroretinogram/ (accessed June 28, 2017).
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