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RETINAL DETACHMENT

Bible DictionaryAids Glossary
a condition in which a layer of the retina separates from the underlying epithelium, allowing vitreous fluid to seep behind it. The condition may lead to loss of vision.
Bible DictionaryGlossary of HIV(AIDS)-Related Terms
Condition in which a portion of the retina<!-- (see) --> becomes separated from the inner wall of the eye. In AIDS patients, it can result from retinal disease such as CMV retinitis<!-- (see) -->. The condition can rapidly lead to vision loss but is treatable by adding silicone to the eye's vitreous humor to increase the pressure on the retina.
Bible DictionaryMacular Degeneration Glossary
a pulling away of the retina from its normal position lining the back of the eye. May be caused by trauma, or more commonly, from a vitreous detachment. For more information, See Eye Diseases and Conditions", the Library, and the Treatment Archives on the MD Support web site.
Copyright 2006, Macular Degeneration Support - The Eyes of the MD Community
See also: X-ray, lateral , A O , G6PD , 282 , 17-KS

 

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