dendritic keratitis

n.

A form of keratitis associated with herpes simplex virus and characterized by branching ulceration of the corneal tissue.

Nearby words

  1. dysplasia,
  2. dysplasia epiphysialis multiplex,
  3. dysplasia epiphysialis punctata,
  4. dysplastic,
  5. dysplastic nevus syndrome,
  6. dyspnoea,
  7. dyspraxia,
  8. dysprosium,
  9. dysproteinemia,
  10. dysraphism


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