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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2] If diagnosed early, and the AM is discontinued, the maculopathy is reversible.
It provides objective findings enabling physicians to catch hydroxychloroquine retinopathy early, well before development of the classic hydroxychloroquine-induced severe bullseye maculopathy.
Six patients developed a new maculopathy and three had worsening maculopathy.
iolAMD is a novel intraocular lens system designed to restore lost vision and provide an independent lifestyle for patients with early, intermediate and advanced dry AMD and other macular diseases including diabetic maculopathy.
To that point, they may not present with maculopathy.
Ophthalmoscopic examination may reveal granular pigmentary changes in the form of bull's-eye maculopathy with a circle of RPE atrophy surrounding the central fovea.
Describing his Bull's Eye Maculopathy as 'living in a small fuzzy world of about 30 to 50 yards', Osborne said that he could not wait to encourage disabled children to take up the sport, adding that he hopes to raise the profile of blind and disabled golf and inspire other blind and visually-impaired people.
Self-reported quality of life in patients with retinitis pigmentosa and maculopathy of Bothnia type.
Similarly, medication needs to be discontinued for patients who experience drug toxicity associated maculopathy, but this is rare, especially in patients that receive less than 6.
Prospective study of intake of fruits, vegetables, vitamins, and carotenoids and risk of age-related maculopathy.
Carotenoids in age-related maculopathy Italian study (CARIS): two-year results of a randomized study.
The company's Zanthin astaxanthin was used as a part of the CARMIS (Carotenoids and Antioxidants in Age-Related Maculopathy Italian Study), which showed the role of carotenoids including astaxanthin in improving central vision health.