Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms
posterior staphyloma in Medicine

posterior staphyloma

n.
  1. A bulging of a weakened sclera at the posterior of the eyeball resulting from loss of the choroid lining.
Show More
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.