exophthalmic


exophthalmic
Relating to exophthalmos; marked by prominence of the eyeball.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Exophthalmic — Ex oph*thal mic, a. Of or pertaining to, or characterized by, exophthalmia. [1913 Webster] {Exophthalmic golter}. Same as {Rasedow s disease}. || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exophthalmic — adjective see exophthalmos …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • exophthalmic — ex·oph·thal·mic (ĕk səf thălʹmĭk) adj. 1. Of or relating to exophthalmos. 2. Characterized by the prominence of the eyeballs. * * * …   Universalium

  • exophthalmic — adjective a) of, or relating to exophthalmos b) having prominent eyeballs …   Wiktionary

  • exophthalmic — adj. (Medicine) of or pertaining to an exophthalmos (protrusion of the eye from its socket) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • exophthalmic — ex·oph·thal·mic …   English syllables

  • exophthalmic —   a. pertaining to or marked by protrusion of eyeball.    ♦ exophthalmos,    ♦ exophthalmus, n. such condition …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • exophthalmic — | ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷mik adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary exophthalm (from New Latin exophthalmos) + ic : relating to or characterized by exophthalmos …   Useful english dictionary

  • Exophthalmic golter — Exophthalmic Ex oph*thal mic, a. Of or pertaining to, or characterized by, exophthalmia. [1913 Webster] {Exophthalmic golter}. Same as {Rasedow s disease}. || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exophthalmic goiter — n GRAVES DISEASE * * * goiter accompanied by protrusion of the eyeballs, as in Graves orbitopathy. Called also diffuse toxic g …   Medical dictionary


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