Red degeneration | definition of red degeneration by Medical dictionary
obsolete term for necrosis, with staining by hemoglobin, which may occur in uterine myomas, especially during pregnancy; marked by softening and a red color resembling partly cooked meat.
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A condition called cone red degeneration
threatened to rob him of his already failing sight and reorganisation at the BBC meant he could lose his job.