TITLE

proliferative (pro-LIH-fur-ah-tiv) retinopathy (REH-tih-NOP-uh-thee)

PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Diabetes Dictionary (NIDDK);10/1/2005, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Pamphlet
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "proliferative retinopathy" is presented. It refers to a condition in which fragile new blood vessels grow along the retina and in the vitreous humor of the eye. The definition is from the "Diabetes Dictionary." The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
24355543

 

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