ring abscess

n.

An acute purulent inflammation of the cornea which often progresses to panophthalmia.

Nearby words

  1. rinehart,
  2. rinehart, mary roberts,
  3. rinforzando,
  4. ring,
  5. ring a bell,
  6. ring back,
  7. ring binder,
  8. ring buoy,
  9. ring chromosome,
  10. ring circuit


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