Definition of trichiasis in English:
noun[mass noun] Medicine
Ingrowth or introversion of the eyelashes.
- About 7.6 million people have trachomatous trichiasis, the blinding stage of this infectious disease.
- Adverse outcomes of interventions were corneal exposure, ulceration, phthisis bulbi, and severe recurrent trichiasis.
- The surgery is a simple procedure for realigning the inturned eyelashes of trichiasis patients.
Definition of trichiasis in:
- US English dictionary
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