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disciform

[′dis·kə‚fȯrm]
(biology)
Disk-shaped.
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Presumed ocular histoplasmosis syndrome (POHS) was first described in 1959 by Woods and Wahlen (1) as peripheral chorioretinal scar and hemorrhagic macular disciform lesion in a patient with positive histoplasmin skin test.
Capitulescences monocephalous, terminal; capitula sessile to pedunculate, homogamous or heterogamous, discoid, disciform, or radiate; receptacle epaleate; involucre multiseriate, phyllaries acute at the apex or with an apical, showy appendage.
46) AMD, extramacular disciform lesions, spontaneous subretinal hemorrhage, polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy and various lesions such as arterial macroaneurysm that present with hemorrhage may simulate choroidal melanoma.
In addition, there is evidence that most treated eyes develop large fibrosis leading to a disciform scar (Shaikh et al.
Anjioid streaks and disciform macular detachment in Paget's Diseases.
Pathogenesis of disciform detachment of the neuroepithelium, II idiopathic central serous choroidopathy.
The condition leads to sub-retinal disciform scarring and may even progress to vitreous haemorrhage.
Slit-lamp revealed deep cenrral disciform edema, keraric precipitates, and 2 positive cells in the anterior chamber.