bull's-eye maculopathy

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • bull's-eye maculopathy — see maculopathy …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • bull's eye maculopathy — increase in pigment of a circular area of the macula lutea, accompanying degeneration; seen in certain toxic states, macular corneal dystrophy, Stargardt disease, and other conditions …   Medical dictionary

  • bull's eye retinopathy — see under maculopathy …   Medical dictionary

  • maculopathy — Any pathological condition of the macula lutea. SYN: macular retinopathy. bull s eye m. an ocular condition in which edema or degeneration of the sensory retina at the posterior pole of the eye causes alternating areas of …   Medical dictionary

  • maculopathy — n. any abnormality of the macula of the eye. For example, bull s eye maculopathy describes the appearance of the macula in some toxic conditions (e.g. chloroquine toxicity) and in some hereditary disorders of the macula. See also: epiretinal… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Peripherin 2 — (retinal degeneration, slow), also known as PRPH2, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: PRPH2 peripherin 2 (retinal degeneration, slow)| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView TermToSearch=5961|… …   Wikipedia

  • maculopatía en ojo de buey — Eng. Bull s eye maculopathy Enfermedad degenerativa de la mácula caracterizada por una atrofia del epitelio pigmentario de la retina secundaria al tratamiento con cloroquina …   Diccionario de oftalmología

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