sphincterolysis

sphincterolysis

 [sfingk″ter-ol´ĭ-sis]
surgical separation of the iris from the cornea in anterior synechia.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

sphinc·ter·ol·y·sis

(sfingk'tĕr-ol'i-sis),
An operation for freeing the iris from the cornea in anterior synechia involving only the pupillary border.
[sphincter, + G. lysis, loosening]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

sphinc·ter·ol·y·sis

(sfingk-tĕr-ol'i-sis)
An operation to free the iris from the cornea in anterior synechia involving only the pupillary border.
[sphincter + G. lysis, loosening]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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