retinopapillitis

Inflammation of the retina extending to the optic disk.
- r. of premature infants SYN: retinopathy of prematurity.

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ret·i·no·pap·il·li·tis (ret″ĭ-no-pap″ĭ-liґtis) inflammation of the retina and the optic papilla.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • retinopapillitis — ret·i·no·pap·il·li·tis …   English syllables

  • retinopapillitis — ˌretənōˌpapəˈlīd.ə̇s noun Etymology: New Latin, from retin (II) + papilla + itis : inflammation of both the retina and the optic papilla …   Useful english dictionary

  • retinopathy — Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the retina. [retino + G. pathos, suffering] arteriosclerotic r. r. distinguished by attenuated retinal arterioles with increased tortuosity, copper or silver wire appearance, perivascular sheathing,… …   Medical dictionary

  • retinopapilitis — Eng. Retinopapillitis Ver papilorretinitis …   Diccionario de oftalmología

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