nonrhegmatogenous retinal detachment

nonrhegmatogenous retinal detachment

[‚nän‚reg·mə¦täj·ən·əs ¦ret·ən·əl di′tach·mənt]
(medicine)
Retinal detachment that is not caused by a retinal hole or tear, but occurs as a final stage of such pathologic conditions as retinopathy of prematurity or diabetic retinopathy.
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