pannus

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pannus

(ˈpænəs)
n
(Veterinary Science) an inflammatory fleshy lesion on the surface of the eye
[C15: from Latin, literally cloth]
Translations

pan·nus

n. L. pannus, paño, membrana de tejido granulado que cubre una superficie normal.
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Because necrotic corneal tissue and corneal pannus can bring and attract inflammatory cells, which generate and release enzymes degrading corneal collagen and proteoglycans, we suggest that it is important to remove the necrotic corneal tissue and pannus before the suture of the corneal graft.