surgical formation of an artificial iris by excision and separation of adhesions around the inner edge of the iris.
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iridectomesodialysis(ĭr″ĭ-dĕk″tō-mēs″ō-dī-ăl′ĭ-sĭs) [″ + ektome, excision, + mesos, middle, + dialysis, loosening]
The formation of an artificial pupil, by separating adhesions on the inner margin of the iris.
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