Medical Dictionary

keratorhexis ker·a·to·rhex·is or ker·a·tor·rhex·is (kěr'ə-tō-rěk'sĭs)
Rupture of the cornea due to trauma or a perforating ulcer.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Previous Definition: keratoprosthesis
Next Definition: keratorrhexis
Words Near: keratorhexis
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for keratorhexis
More from
Search for articles containing keratorhexis
More from Translator Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature