sclerotitis


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scleritis

 [sklĕ-ri´tis]
inflammation of the sclera. It may be superficial (episcleritis) or deep.
anterior scleritis inflammation of the sclera adjoining the limbus of the cornea.
posterior scleritis scleritis involving the retina and choroid.
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sclerotitis

(skler-o-ti'tis) [Gr. skleros, hard, + itis, inflammation]
Inflammation of the sclera. Synonym: scleritis
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