keratorrhexis

keratorhexis

 [ker″ah-to-rek´sis]
rupture of the cornea.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ker·a·to·rhex·is

, keratorrhexis (ker'ă-tō-rek'sis),
Rupture of the cornea, due to trauma or perforating ulcer.
[kerato- + G. rhēxis, a bursting]
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ker·a·to·rhex·is

, keratorrhexis (ker'ă-tō-rek'sis)
Rupture of the cornea, due to trauma or perforating ulcer.
[kerato- + G. rhēxis, a bursting]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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