- excision of part of the iris.
Origin of iridectomy
Examples from the Web for iridectomy
Historical Examples of iridectomy
As Elliot has pointed out, iridectomy is most open to attack on the ground of safety.
I refer to iridectomy, the Lagrange operation, and the Elliot operation.
(i) Usually as a secondary operation when iridectomy has failed.
An iridectomy is usually performed as for glaucoma; this may be omitted.
Iridectomy should be undertaken as early as possible in the disease.
- surgical removal of part of the iris
- Surgical removal of part of the iris of the eye.