rhodophylaxis

rhodophylaxis

 [ro″do-fi-lak´sis]
the property of the retinal epithelium of facilitating rhodogenesis. adj., adj rhodophylac´tic.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

rho·do·phy·lax·is

(rō'dō-fī-lak'sis),
The action of the pigment cells of the choroid in preserving or facilitating the reproduction of rhodopsin.
[rhodopsin + G. phylaxis, a guarding]
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rho·do·phy·lax·is

(rō'dō-fi-lak'sis)
The action of the pigment cells of the choroid in preserving or facilitating the reproduction of rhodopsin.
[rhodopsin + G. phylaxis, a guarding]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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