trabeculoplasty

[trə-bĕkyə-lə-plăs′tē]

n.

Photocoagulation of the trabecular meshwork of the eye by means of a laser. It is used in the treatment of glaucoma.

Nearby words

  1. trabeate,
  2. trabeated,
  3. trabecula,
  4. trabecular bone,
  5. trabecular reticulum,
  6. trabeculotomy,
  7. trabs,
  8. trabzon,
  9. tracasserie,
  10. trace


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