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[ek-sof-thal-muh s, -mos] /ˌɛk sɒfˈθæl məs, -mɒs/

noun, Pathology.
protrusion of the eyeball from the orbit, caused by disease, especially hyperthyroidism, or injury.
abnormal protrusion of the eyeball, as caused by hyperthyroidism Also called proptosis, ocular proptosis

exophthalmos ex·oph·thal·mos (ěk’səf-thāl’məs)
Abnormal protrusion of the eyeball.


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