Medical Dictionary

microaneurysm

noun mi·cro·an·eu·rysm
variants: also

microaneurism

\-ˈan-yə-ˌriz-əm\play

Medical Definition of microaneurysm

  1. :  a saccular enlargement of the venous end of a retinal capillary associated especially with diabetic retinopathy

microaneurysmal

\-ˌan-yə-ˈriz-məl\play adjective

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