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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A surgical procedure that removes the vitreous humor and replace it with saline solution.

Usage examples (36)
  • An alternative surgery called a vitrectomy removes the cells and gel substance (vitreous) from inside the eye.
  • He is referring to an eye operation called a vitrectomy in which the vitreous fluid is replaced with another solution.
  • I will need a vitrectomy on the left eye, but I was counting
  • I just mentioned your name to a new member who is facing vitrectomy. for more
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