retrotarsal

adjective
ret·​ro·​tar·​sal | \ -ˈtär-səl How to pronounce retrotarsal (audio) \

Medical Definition of retrotarsal

: situated or occurring behind the tarsal plate of the eyelid

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“Retrotarsal.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/retrotarsal. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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