sclerectoiridectomy

[sklə-rĕk′tō-ĭr′ĭ-dĕktə-mē, -ī′rĭ-]

n.

Excision of a portion of the sclera and the iris in the treatment of glaucoma.

Nearby words

  1. spunbonded,
  2. spunk,
  3. spunkie,
  4. spunky,
  5. spunware,
  6. spur blight,
  7. spur gall,
  8. spur gear,
  9. spur gearing,
  10. spur on


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