Krukenberg spindle

Kru·ken·berg spin·dle

(krū'kĕn-berg),
a vertical fusiform area of melanin pigmentation on the posterior surface of the central cornea.

Kru·ken·berg spin·dle

(krū'kĕn-berg spin'dĕl)
A vertical fusiform area of melanin pigmentation on the posterior surface of the central cornea.

Krukenberg spindle

Vertical pigment deposits seen on the corneal endothelium in pigment dispersion syndrome or pigmentary glaucoma.

Krukenberg,

Friedrich, German pathologist, 1871-1946.
Krukenberg amputation - a cineplastic amputation at the carpus with the distal end of the forearm.
Krukenberg pigment spindle forceps
Krukenberg spindle - a vertical fusiform area of melanin pigmentation on the posterior surface of the central cornea.
Krukenberg sponge
Krukenberg tumor - metastatic carcinoma of the ovary.