[ bōōf-thăl′mē-ə ]
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A disease of infancy marked by an increase of intraocular fluid and consequent enlargement of the eyeball.congenital glaucoma
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How to use buphthalmia in a sentence
In infancy and early youth (buphthalmia) the cornea may become uniformly enlarged and globular.Glaucoma|Various