Definition of the noun iritis
What does iritis mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: iritises
- inflammation of the iris
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A Reference Handbook of the Medical Sciences (1893)
Embracing the Entire Range of Scientific and Practical Medicine and Allied Science by Albert Henry Buck
Syphilitic iritis is an early manifestation, and usual] bilateral. In the later stages of syphilis a (one-sided) iritis is sometimes seen with gummatous tumors in the iris. It must not...
Green's Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine and Surgery (1907)
by John William Ballantyne
Suppurative iritis is seldom confined to the tissues of the iris, but is usually either derived from, or extends to, the surrounding tissues. Under this heading may be included sympathetic iritis ; this will be described under sympathetic ophthalmitis.
The Encyclopedia of Blindness and Vision Impairment (2002)
by Jill Sardegna
Iritis is an inflammation of the iris and often involves the adjacent ciliary body. Symptoms include pain, redness, and sensitivity to light. The pupil may become misshapen or constricted, as well. Iritis may be caused by injuries, viruses such as ...
The International Encyclopaedia of Surgery (1884)
A Systematic Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Surgery by John Ashhurst
Iritis is practically divided into plastic, suppurative, and serous.
Encyclopaedia Britannica (1824)
Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature, Enlarged and Improved
The pupil becomes contracted, and the iris limited in its motions, as in common iritis ; but the pupil, instead of preserving its natural situation, is drawn in the direction upwards and inwards, towards the root of the nose, and is irregular. The iris ...
Encyclopedia of Molecular Mechanisms of Disease (2009)
With 213 Tables by Florian Lang
Iritis 1083 myxedematous coma. To compensate for chronic iodine deficiency, TSH stimulates thyroidal growth leading to goiter formation, which may compress trachea and esophagus. Moreover, TSH overstimulation during chronic iodine ...
Encyclopaedia Londinensis, or, Universal dictionary of arts, sciences, and literature (1811)
veren iritis a purplish skin. Leaves five or six, a foot or eighteen inches long, and three quarters of an inch broad at the base, diminishing gradually to a blunt point; linear, channelled, ...
Encyclopedia of International Sports Studies (2012)
by Roger Bartlett, Chris Gratton, Christer G. Rolf
Other areas of involvement of the disease are peripheral arthritis, enthesitis, acute anterior uveitis (iritis), aortic insufficiency and inflammatory lesions of the bowel ...
Bartram's Encyclopedia of Herbal Medicine (2013)
by Thomas Bartram
An iritis whichdoes notcause eyelids tobestuck down in the mornings is to be regarded with extreme caution.See: IRITIS. Treatment. Antiinflammatory analgesics: Guaiacum, WhiteWillow bark, Wild Yam. Teas. Bogbean, Celery seeds,Devil's ...
Encyclopedia of Remedy Relationships in Homoeopathy (2003)
by Abdur Rehman
ASAF ( Syphilitic iritis; ...
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Scrabble value of I1R1I1T1I1S1
The value of this 6-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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