TITLE

rhytidosis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1914
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "rhytidosis" is presented. It refers to the wrinkling of the cornea. It occurs when tension in the eyeball is greatly diminished, especially after the escape of aqueous or vitreous humor. It is usually a sign of impending death.
ACCESSION #
21244304

 

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