retrobulbar neuritis

noun

Medical Definition of retrobulbar neuritis

: inflammation of the part of the optic nerve lying immediately behind the eyeball

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“Retrobulbar neuritis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/retrobulbar%20neuritis. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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