shot-silk retina

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shot-silk ret·i·na

the appearance of numerous wavelike, glistening reflexes, like the shimmer of silk, observed sometimes in the retina of a young person.

shot-silk retina

n.
The appearance of numerous, wavelike, opalescent reflexes that can occur in the retinas of children under the age of 10 and sometimes in teenagers.

shot-silk ret·i·na

(shot-silk ret'i-nă)
The appearance of numerous wavelike, glistening reflexes, like the shimmer of silk, observed sometimes in the retina of a young person.

shot-silk retina

A retina having an opalescent appearance, sometimes seen in young persons.
See also: retina
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