tarsadenitis

tarsadenitis

 [tahr″sad-ĕ-ni´tis]
inflammation of the tarsus of the eyelid and the meibomian glands.
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tarsadenitis

(tăr″săd-ĕn-ī′tĭs) [Gr. tarsos, a broad, flat surface, + aden, gland, + itis, inflammation]
An inflammation of the tarsal or meibomian glands of the eyelid.
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