posterior synechia


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Related to posterior synechia: keratic precipitates
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Noun1.posterior synechia - adhesion between the iris and the lens
synechia - adhesions between the iris and the lens or cornea resulting from trauma or eye surgery or as a complication of glaucoma or cataract; can lead to blindness
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The dyscoria OS persisted, but an anterior cortical cataract with posterior synechia was visualized.
b) Posterior synechia and raised intraocular pressure
Direct laryngoscopy detected vesiculobullous lesions at the lingual face of the epiglottis, posterior synechia in the supraglottic region, edema, and diffuse hyperemia of the larynx.

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