iridodonesis

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iridodonesis

 [ir″ĭ-do-do-ne´sis]
tremulousness of the iris on movement of the eye, occurring in subluxation of the lens.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ir·i·do·do·ne·sis

(ir'i-dō-dō-nē'sis),
Agitated motion of the iris.
Synonym(s): tremulous iris
[irido- + G. doneō, to shake to and fro]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ir·i·do·do·ne·sis

(ir'i-dō-dō-nē'sis)
Agitated motion of the iris.
[irido- + G. doneō, to shake to and fro]
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iridodonesis

A trembling of the iris on eye movement that occurs when it has lost the support of the crystalline lens, normally situated immediately behind it, after intracapsular cataract extraction or lens dislocation.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

iridodonesis

A tremulous condition of the iris. It usually occurs in aphakic eyes, when the eye is subluxated or when there has been an injury to the eye. Syn. tremulous iris. See luxation of the lens; phacodonesis.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann