rubeosis iridis diabetica

rĭ-dĭs dī′ə-bĕtĭ-kə]

n.

Neovascularization of the anterior surface of the iris of the eye, seen in chronic severe diabetes.

Nearby words

  1. rubens,
  2. rubens, peter paul,
  3. rubeola,
  4. rubeola virus,
  5. rubeosis,
  6. rubescent,
  7. rubiaceous,
  8. rubicon,
  9. rubicund,
  10. rubidium


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