vascular retinopathy


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vascular retinopathy

[′vas·kyə·lər ‚ret·ən′äp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
Pathological changes in the retina associated with diseases such as arterial hypertension, chronic nephritis, eclampsia, and advanced arteriosclerosis. Also known as retinal retinitis.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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