Retinopathy

Eye damage caused by manay years of high blood glucose levels.

retinopathy

see background retinopathy, proliferative retinopathy, and diabetic retinopathy.
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Retinopathy

any disease or disorder of the retina; usually refers to damage to the retina caused by high blood pressure or diabetes mellitus
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Retinopathy

Any disease or disorder of the retina. Most often found in diabetes and high blood pressure, sometimes leading to impairment of vision and blindness
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Retinopathy

Any diseased condition of the retina.
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Retinopathy

Retinopathy: Any disease of the retina, the light-sensitive membrane at the back of the eye. The type of retinopathy is often specified. Arteriosclerotic retinopathy is retinal disease due to arteriosclerosis ('hardening of the arteries'). Diabetic retinopathy is retinal disease associated with diabetes. Hypertensive retinopathy is retinal disease ...
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retinopathy

1. <ophthalmology> Retinitis: inflammation of the retina. ... 2. <disease> Retinosis: degenerative, noninflammatory condition of the retina. ... Origin: Gr. Pathos = disease ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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retinopathy

(ret″ĭ-nop´ә-the) any noninflammatory disease of the retina.
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retinopathy

(retina + -pathy) 1. retinitis (= inflammation of the retina). 2. retinosis (= degenerative, noninflammatory condition of the retina).
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retinopathy

retinopathy 1. Any disease of the retina. 2. A noninflammatory degenerative disease of the retina.
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Retinopathy

See also: Diabetic retinopathy.
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retinopathy

Type: Term Pronunciation: ret′i-nop′ă-thē Definitions: 1. Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the retina.
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Retinopathy

Retinopathy is due to persistent or acute damage to the retina of the eye. Ongoing inflammation and vascular remodeling may occur over periods of time where the patient is not fully aware of the extent of the disease. Frequently, retinopathy is an ocular manifestation of systemic disease as seen in diabetes or hypertension. ==Pathophysiology== Cau...
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RETINOPATHY

disease of the retina of the eye.
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Retinopathy

Retinopathy is damage to the retina. It is a possible long-term complication of diabetes. The retina is the part of the eye that senses light, and –pathy is a Greek root meaning damage.
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retinopathy

Eye disease that is caused by damage to the small blood vessels in the retina. Loss of vision may result.
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Retinopathy

An eye complication resulting from the breakdown of blood vessels in the back of the eye.
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