Eales disease


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Eales dis·ease

(ēlz),
peripheral retinal periphlebitis causing recurrent retinal or intravitreous hemorrhages in young adults.

Eales dis·ease

(ēlz di-zēz')
Peripheral retinal periphlebitis causing recurrent retinal or intravitreous hemorrhages in young adults.

Eales disease

(ēlz)
[Henry Eales, Brit. physician, 1852–1913]
Recurrent hemorrhage into the retina and vitreous, most commonly seen in men in the second and third decades of life. The cause is unknown.

Eales,

Henry, English ophthalmologist, 1852-1913.
Eales disease - peripheral retinal periphlebitis causing recurrent retinal or intravitreous hemorrhages in young adults.
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Patrick, from Kings Norton, was already a dad-offour when he was struck by Eales Disease 40 years ago.
We had earlier hypothesized that statistically significant higher phenotype frequency of HLA B5 (B51), DR1 and DR 4 occurs in patients with Eales disease compared to healthy individuals (5).