Also found in: Dictionary.
asteroid hyalitis hyalitis marked by spherical or star-shaped bodies in the vitreous; see also benson's disease.
hyalitis puncta´ta a form marked by small opacities.
hyalitis suppurati´va purulent inflammation of the vitreous body.
One of the spherical or star-shaped bodies in the vitreous of the eye, caused by inflammation.
See also: hyalitis