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iridencleisis

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noun iri·den·clei·sis \ ˌir-ə-den-ˈklī-səs , ˌīr- \

medical Definition of iridencleisis

plural iridencleises play \-ˌsēz\
:a surgical procedure especially for relief of glaucoma in which a small portion of the iris is implanted in a corneal incision to facilitate drainage of aqueous humor

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