maculopathy

(redirected from cellophane maculopathy)

mac·u·lop·a·thy

(mak'yū-lop'ă-thē),
Any pathologic condition of the macula lutea.
Synonym(s): macular retinopathy

maculopathy

/mac·u·lop·a·thy/ (mak″u-lop´ah-the) any pathological condition of the macula retinae.
bull's eye maculopathy  increase of pigment of a circular area of the macula retinae accompanying degeneration, occurring in various toxic states and diseases.

maculopathy

[mak′yəlop′əthē]
Etymology: L, macula, spot; Gk, pathos, disease
a form of macular disease primarily involving the macula lutea.

maculopathy

A generic term for any disease arising in or centred around the macula of the retina.

mac·u·lop·a·thy

(mak'yū-lop'ă-thē)
Any pathologic condition of the macula lutea.

maculopathy

any pathological condition of macula lutea; e.g. diabetic retinal disease
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There are several descriptive terms used for epiretinal membranes covering the spectrum of severity; these include terms such as cellophane maculopathy, pre-retinal macular fibrosis, gliosis, surface wrinkling retinopathy, epimacular fibrosis, pre-macular fibroplasia and various combinations of these terms.
ERM--also known as cellophane maculopathy and macular pucker--occur in 2.
Epiretinal membranes may be classified as either cellophane maculopathy or macular pucker.