Sclerotitis Scler`o*ti"tis, n. [NL. See {Sclerotic}, and {-itis}.] (Med.) Inflammation of the sclerotic coat. [1913 Webster]

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  • sclerotitis — /sklear euh tuy tis, skler /, n. Pathol. scleritis. [1815 25; SCLEROT(IC) + ITIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • sclerotitis — scle·ro·ti·tis (sklēr″o tiґtis) scleritis …   Medical dictionary

  • sclerotitis — n. inflammation of the sclera, inflammation of the white fibrous covering of the eye (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sclerotitis — scle·ro·ti·tis …   English syllables

  • sclerotitis — /sklɛroʊˈtaɪtəs/ (say skleroh tuytuhs) noun → scleritis. –sclerotitic /sklɛroʊˈtɪtɪk/ (say skleroh titik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • sclerotitis — ˌsklirəˈtīd.ə̇s, ler noun ( es) Etymology: New Latin, from Medieval Latin sclerotica sclerotic + New Latin itis : scleritis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scleritis — Scle*ri tis (skl[ e]*r[imac] t[i^]s), n. [NL.] See {Sclerotitis}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sclerotĭca — Sclerotĭca, 1) die äußere sehnige Haut des Augapfels, s.u. Auge 1) A) d); daher Sclerotītis, Entzündung der Sclerotica, s.u. Augenentzündung II. K); 2) austrocknende Mittel …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Augenentzündung — Augenentzündung, (Ophthalmia, Ophthalmitis), häufige Ursache u. Begleiterin der meisten Augenkrankheiten; selten alle Gebilde des Auges, gewöhnlich nur einzelne ergreifend. Meist unterscheidet man aber: I. dem Grade der Heftigkeit nach: A)… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • scleritis — /skli ruy tis/, n. Pathol. inflammation of the sclera. Also, sclerotitis. [1860 65; SCLER + ITIS] * * * ▪ pathology        inflammation of the sclera, the white part of the eye (eye, human). The inflammation is immune mediated and is commonly… …   Universalium

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