synchysis scintillans(redirected from Cholesterosis bulbi)
a softening or fluid condition of the vitreous body of the eye.
synchysis scintil´lans floating cholesterol crystals in the vitreous, developing as a secondary degenerative change.
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an appearance of glistening spots in the eye, due to cholesterol crystals floating in a fluid vitreous.
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syn·chy·sis scin·til·lans(sin'ki-sis sin-til'lanz)
An appearance of glistening spots in the eye, due to cholesterol crystals that are floating in a fluid vitreous.
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