descemetocele

[ dĕs′ə-mĕtə-sēl′ ]

n.

A hernia of Descemet's membrane.

Nearby words

  1. descartes,
  2. descartes' law,
  3. descartes, rené,
  4. descemet's membrane,
  5. descemetitis,
  6. descend,
  7. descendant,
  8. descended,
  9. descendent,
  10. descender


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