phlyctenula

phlyctenula
A small red nodule of lymphoid cells, with ulcerated apex, occurring in the conjunctiva. SYN: phlyctenule. [Mod. L. dim. of G. phlyktaina, blister]

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phlyc·ten·u·la (flik-tenґu-lə) pl. phlyctenґulae [L.] phlyctenule.

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  • phlyctenula — phlyc·ten·u·la …   English syllables

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  • phlyctenule — SYN: phlyctenula. * * * phlyc·te·nule flik ten (.)yü(ə)l, flik tə .n(y)ü(ə)l n a small vesicle or pustule esp one on the conjunctiva or cornea of the eye * * * phlyc·ten·ule (flikґtən ūl) [L. phlyctaenula; Gr. phlyktaina blister] a… …   Medical dictionary

  • phlyctenule — [flik ten′yool] n. 〚ModL phlyctenula: see PHLYCTENA & ULE〛 a small phlyctena phlyctenular adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • phlyctenular — Relating to a phlyctenula. * * * phlyc·ten·u·lar flik ten yə lər adj marked by or associated with phlyctenules <phlyctenular conjunctivitis> …   Medical dictionary

  • flicténula conjuntival — Eng. Conjunctival phlyctenula Vesícula rellena de líquido seroso, serohemático o hemorrágico que se localiza en conjuntiva. Flictena conjuntival. Ampolla …   Diccionario de oftalmología

  • phlyctenule — [flik ten′yool] n. [ModL phlyctenula: see PHLYCTENA & ULE] a small phlyctena phlyctenular adj …   English World dictionary

  • phlyctenular — ˈtenyələ(r) adjective Etymology: New Latin phlyctenula + English ar : marked by or associated with phlyctenules phlyctenular conjunctivitis …   Useful english dictionary

  • phlyctenule — nˌyül noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin phlyctenula : a small vesicle or pustule; especially : one on the conjunctiva or cornea of the eye …   Useful english dictionary

  • phlyctaenula — noun see phlyctenula …   Useful english dictionary

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