Medical Dictionary

pinguecula

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noun pin·guec·u·la \piŋ-ˈgwek-yə-lə\
variants: also

pinguicula

\-ˈgwik-\play

Medical Definition of pinguecula

plural

pingueculae

\-ˌlē, -ˌlī\play play
  1. :  a small yellowish elevation situated near the inner or outer margins of the cornea and occurring especially in people of advanced age


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