uveitis


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u·ve·i·tis

 (yo͞o′vē-ī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the uvea.

uveitis

(ˌjuːvɪˈaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the uvea
uveitic adj

u•ve•i•tis

(ˌyu viˈaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the uvea.
[1840–50]

uveitis

an inflamed condition of the uvea. — uveitic, adj.
See also: Eyes
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.uveitis - inflammation of the uvea of the eye
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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u·ve·i·tis

n. uveítis, infl. de la úvea.

uveitis

n uveítis f
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