endophthalmitis

[en-dof-thal-mahy-tis, -dop-]

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the ocular cavities, caused by infection, trauma, or allergic reaction.

Origin of endophthalmitis

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endophthalmitis in Medicine

endophthalmitis

[ĕn′dŏf-thəl-mītĭs, -thăl-, -dŏp-]

n.

Inflammation of the internal structures of the tissues in the eyeball.
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