[ kē-mō′sĭs ]
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Edema of the bulbar conjunctiva, forming a swelling around the cornea.
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Other words from chemosische•mot′ic (-mŏt′ĭk) adj.
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How to use chemosis in a sentence
This is accompanied by considerable pain, with chemosis and some œdema of the upper lid.
In severe cases there is great chemosis with much tense swelling of the lids, which are often of an ashy-grey colour.