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hyalitis

 [hi″ah-li´tis]
inflammation of the vitreous body; called also vitreitis and vitritis.
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.

vit·re·i·tis

(vit'rē-ī'tis),
Inflammation of the corpus vitreum.
Synonym(s): hyalitis
[L. vitreus, glassy, + G. -itis, inflammation]

vit·re·i·tis

(vit'rē-ī'tis)
Inflammation of the corpus vitreum.
Synonym(s): hyalitis.
[L. vitreus, glassy, + G. -itis, inflammation]
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Hubo mejoria de la agudeza visual a 20/30 y de los signos de uveitis y vitreitis (46).
Los signos y sintomas de presentacion atipica, comprenden: ojo rojo, doloroso con glaucoma; opacidad de la cornea; disminucion de la agudeza visual; hemorragia vitrea; cambio en el color del iris (heterocromia); o condiciones inflamatorias como retinitis, uveitis, vitreitis y endoftalmitis.
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