chorioretinopathy

chorioretinopathy

 [kor″e-o-ret″ĭ-nop´ah-the]
a noninflammatory process involving both the choroid and retina.

cho·ri·o·ret·i·nop·a·thy

(kō'rē-ō-ret'i-nop'ă-thē),
A primary abnormality of the choroid with extension to the retina.
See also: choroidopathy.

chorioretinopathy

/cho·rio·ret·i·nop·a·thy/ (-ret″in-op´ah-the) a noninflammatory process involving both the choroid and retina.

chorioretinopathy

[kôr′ē·ōret′ənop′əthē]
Etymology: Gk, chorion + L, rete, net; Gk, pathos, disease
a noninflammatory process caused by disease that involves the choroid and the retina. Also called choroidoretinitis.

cho·ri·o·ret·i·nop·a·thy

(kōr'ē-ō-ret'i-nop'ă-thē)
A primary abnormality of the choroid with extension to the retina.
See also: choroidopathy

chorioretinopathy

a noninflammatory process involving both the choroid and retina.

post-traumatic chorioretinopathy
occurs in young horses after trauma or severe blood loss. There is proliferation of pigment and retinal atrophy with blindness.
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CSR, also known as central serous chorioretinopathy (CSC), is an eye disease which causes visual impairment, often temporary, usually in one eye.
A prospective observational study was carried out on 40 eyes of 40 patients (35 males and 5 females), age ranging from 26 to 51 years to evaluate the changes in macular photoreceptor layer using optical coherence tomography (OCT) in patients with central serous chorioretinopathy (CSC) and correlate the loss of visual acuity.
Congenital LCMV can result in hydrocephalus, chorioretinopathy, macrocephalopathy, or microcephalopathy and can mimic the classic TORCH (toxoplasmosis/Toxoplasma gondii, other infections, rubella, cytomegalovirus, herpes simplex virus) pathogens.
Inflammatory etiologies include uveitis-glaucoma-hyphema syndrome, sympathetic ophthalmia, sarcoidosis, pars planitis, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, birdshot chorioretinopathy, Behcet disease, Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease, sterile endophthalmitis, multifocal choroiditis, and acute posterior multifocal placoid pigment epitheliopathy.
His eye problem was not "all in his had"--he had a disorderknown as central serous chorioretinopathy, in which vision is reduced because of detachment of the retina at the area of most acute vision.
The Company announced the results of a clinical study evaluating the use of IRIDEX' MicroPulse laser therapy to treat central serous chorioretinopathy (CSC), an eye disease which results in vision problems.
Other disruptions of the RPE that can be seen in FAF images include idiopathic central serous chorioretinopathy and pigment epithelial detachments due to AMD.
The study examined the tissue-sparing therapy's effectiveness with patients diagnosed with central serous chorioretinopathy (CSC).
The differential diagnosis of malignant or accelerated hypertensive retinopathy includes bilateral bullous central serous chorioretinopathy, bilateral central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO) (Figure 6), collagen vascular diseases and diabetic retinopathy complicated by diabetic papillopathy.
He has served as a Principal Investigator in the clinical trials for photodynamic therapy for the treatment of wet AMD and is currently conducting clinical studies for the treatment of central serous chorioretinopathy.
Three months after her first symptoms, a diagnosis of Birdshot Chorioretinopathy (Birdshot) was made.
The Company has previously sponsored international multi-center studies to evaluate the efficacy of SRT in the treatment of Diabetic Maculopathy, a subset of Diabetic Retinopathy; Occult Choroidal Neovascularization, a form of wet AMD; and Central Serous Chorioretinopathy (CSCR).