ophthalmorrhexis


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ophthalmorrhexis

 [of-thal″mo-rek´sis]
rupture of an eyeball.
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ophthalmorrhexis

(ŏf-thăl″mō-rĕk′sĭs) [″ + rhexis, rupture]
Rupture of an eye, usually traumatic.
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