MYDRIASIS

is caused by anticholinergic drugs such as scopolamine which act n the muscarinic receptors in the eyes resulting in the excessive dilation of pupils.

MYDRIASIS: "Mydriasis is characterized with the excessive widening of the pupil."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MYDRIASIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/mydriasis/ (accessed September 21, 2020).
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