variants also buphthalmia
plural buphthalmoses also buphthalmias
: marked enlargement of the eye that is usually congenital and accompanied by symptoms of glaucoma

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“Buphthalmos.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/buphthalmos. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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