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trabeculoplasty

noun tra·bec·u·lo·plas·ty \ trə-ˈbek-yə-lō-ˌplas-tē \

medical Definition of trabeculoplasty

plural trabeculoplasties
: plastic surgery of a trabecula; specifically : laser surgery to create small openings in the trabecular meshwork of the eye from which the aqueous humor can drain to reduce intraocular pressure caused by open-angle glaucoma

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