rubeosis iridis diabetica
[ ī′rĭ-dĭs dī′ə-bĕt′ĭ-kə ]
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Neovascularization of the anterior surface of the iris of the eye, seen in chronic severe diabetes.
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The ordinary optical iridectomy divides the sphincter iridis and so inhibits the activity of the pupil.