zeisian sty


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

zeis·i·an sty

inflammation of one of the Zeis glands.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

zeisian sty

An inflammation of one of the Zeis' glands.
See also: sty
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners

Zeis,

Eduard, Dresden ophthalmologist, 1807-1868.
Zeis glands - sebaceous glands opening into the follicles of the eyelashes.
zeisian sty - inflammation of one of the Zeis glands.
Medical Eponyms © Farlex 2012