rhegmatogenous

rhegmatogenous

 [reg″mah-toj´ĕ-nus]
arising from a rhegma, as rhegmatogenous detachment of the retina.

rheg·ma·tog·e·nous

(reg'mă-toj'ĕ-nŭs),
Arising from a bursting or fractionating of an organ. See: rhegmatogenous retinal detachment.
[G. rhēgma, breakage, + -gen, producing]

rhegmatogenous

/rheg·ma·tog·e·nous/ (reg″mah-toj´ĕ-nus) arising from a rhegma, as rhegmatogenous detachment of the retina.

rhegmatogenous

[reg′mətoj′ənəs]
Etymology: Gk, rhegma, breakage, gen, producing
arising from a tear or rupture in an organ.

rheg·ma·tog·e·nous

(reg'mă-toj'ĕ-nŭs)
Arising from a bursting or fractionating of an organ.
[G. rhēgma, breakage, + -gen, producing]

rhegmatogenous

arising from a rhegma, as rhegmatogenous detachment of the retina.
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Objective: To compare the effects of Pars Plana Vitrectomy (PPV) and Scleral Buckling (SB) with reference to Central Corneal Thickness (CCT), Corneal Endothelial-Cell Density (CED), Anterior Chamber Depth (ACD) and Axial Length (AL) in repair of Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment (RRD).
After 22 months of follow-up, the patient later developed rhegmatogenous retinal detachment and underwent a pars plana vitrectomy with silicone tamponade.
Primary vitreoretinal surgeries were performed for rhegmatogenous RD (RRD) with proliferative vitreo-retinopathy (PVR) in 22 (36.
In the case mentioned here, bilateral spontaneous complete posterior lens dislocation developed in early childhood, bilateral total rhegmatogenous retinal detachment persisted in spite of repeated vitrectomies and internal tamponade.
CMV retinitis healing was noted in ten patients during the one year followup and three eyes subsequently developed rhegmatogenous retinal detachment due to holes developing in necrotic retina.
Objective: To determine the frequency of different grades of proliferative vitreo-retinopathy (PVR) in patients admitted for rhegmatogenous retinal detachment repair.
sup][9],[10] However, VEGF [sub]165 b was up-regulated in nonangiogenic diseases such as glaucoma [sup][11] and rhegmatogenous retinal detachment.
4) Total 124 CTR = combined tractional rhegmatogenous retinal detachment.
Scleral buckling versus primary vitrectomy in rhegmatogenous retinal detachment study (SPR study): multiple-event analysis of risk factors for reoperations.
Homocysteine levels in the vitreous of proliferative diabetic retinopathy and rhegmatogenous retinal detachment: its modulating role on lysyl oxidase.
Changes in higher-order aberrations after scleral buckling surgery for rhegmatogenous retinal detachment.