Bitot's spots

noun
Bi·​tot's spots | \ bē-ˈtōz- How to pronounce Bitot's spots (audio) \

Medical Definition of Bitot's spots

: shiny pearly spots of triangular shape occurring on the conjunctiva in severe vitamin A deficiency especially in children

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“Bitot's spots.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Bitot%27s%20spots. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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