scleritis

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scle·ri·tis

 (sklə-rī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the sclera.

scle·rit′ic (-rĭt′ĭk) adj.

scleritis

(sklɪəˈraɪtɪs) or

sclerotitis

n
(Pathology) pathol inflammation of the sclera
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Noun1.scleritis - inflammation of the sclera
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations

scle·ri·tis

n. escleritis, infl. de la esclerótica.

scleritis

n escleritis f
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The clinical manifestation of posterior scleritis depends on the location, extent, an d severity of the disease.
There were no patients with posterior scleritis, necrotising scleritis or scleromalacia in this cohort.
An area of posterior scleritis inferior to the disc in the right eye was noted.

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