iridodonesis

noun
iri·​do·​do·​ne·​sis | \ -də-ˈnē-səs How to pronounce iridodonesis (audio) \
plural iridodoneses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce iridodoneses (audio) \

Medical Definition of iridodonesis

: tremulousness of the iris caused by dislocation or removal of the lens : hippus

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“Iridodonesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/iridodonesis. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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