peripapillary

adjective
peri·​pap·​il·​lary | \ -ˈpap-ə-ˌler-ē, especially British -pə-ˈpil-ə-rē \

Medical Definition of peripapillary

: situated around the optic papilla

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“Peripapillary.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/peripapillary. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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