ophthalmopathy

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ophthalmopathy

 [of″thal-mop´ah-the]
any disease of the eye.
infiltrative ophthalmopathy ocular changes, most often seen in thyroid disorders, caused by increased water content of the orbital contents, including discomfort, lacrimation, edema, chemosis, and conjunctival infection; if the changes are severe, exophthalmos results.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

oph·thal·mop·a·thy

(of'thal-mop'ă-thē),
Any disease of the eyes.
Synonym(s): oculopathy
[ophthalmo- + G. pathos, suffering]
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oph·thal·mop·a·thy

(of'thăl-mop'ă-thē)
Any disease of the eyes.
[ophthalmo- + G. pathos, suffering]
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ophthalmopathy 

Any eye disease. External ophthalmopathy refers to any disease of the conjunctiva, cornea, eyelids or the appendages of the eye. Internal ophthalmopathy refers to any disease of the lens, retina or other internal structures of the eye.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann

oph·thal·mop·a·thy

(of'thăl-mop'ă-thē)
Any ocular disease.
[ophthalmo- + G. pathos, suffering]
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