ophthalmitis

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ophthalmitis

 [of″thal-mi´tis]
inflammation of the eyeball. adj., adj ophthalmit´ic.

ophthalmitis

/oph·thal·mi·tis/ (of″thal-mi´tis) inflammation of the eyeball.ophthalmit´ic

ophthalmitis

(ŏf′thəl-mī′tĭs, -thăl-, ŏp′-)
n.
Inflammation of the eye.

ophthalmitis

[of′thalmī′tis]
Etymology: Gk, ophthalmos, eye, itis, inflammation
an inflammation of the eye.

ophthalmitis

Eye inflammation. The term is usually qualified to indicate the nature or site of the inflammation, as in SYMPATHETIC OPHTHALMITIS.

ophthalmitis

inflammation of the eyeball.

follicular ophthalmitis