MEANING OF XEROPHTHALMIA

MEANING OF XEROPHTHALMIA

xerophthalmia n. a progressive nutritional disease of the eye due to deficiency of *vitamin A. The cornea and conjunctiva become dry, thickened, and wrinkled. This may progress to *keratomalacia and eventual blindness.

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