Kayser-Fleischer ring

noun
Kay·​ser-Flei·​scher ring | \ ˈkī-zər-ˈflī-shər-ˌriŋ How to pronounce Kayser-Fleischer ring (audio) \

Medical Definition of Kayser-Fleischer ring

: a brown or greenish brown ring of copper deposits around the cornea that is characteristic of Wilson's disease

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