retinochoroiditis juxtapapillaris

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inflammation of the retina and choroid.
retinochoroiditis juxtapapilla´ris a small area of inflammation on the fundus of the eye near the papilla; seen in young healthy individuals.
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ret·i·no·cho·roid·i·tis jux·ta·pa·pil·la·'ris

retinochoroiditis close to the optic disc.
Synonym(s): Jensen disease
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ret·i·no·cho·roid·i·tis jux·ta·pa·pil·la·ris

(ret'i-nō-kōr'oy-dī'tis juks'tă-pap-i-lā'ris)
Retinochoroiditis close to the optic disc.
Synonym(s): Jensen disease.
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Edmund Z., Danish ophthalmologist, 1861-1950.
Jensen disease - retinochoroiditis close to the optic disk. Synonym(s): retinochoroiditis juxtapapillaris
Jensen intraocular lens forceps
Jensen lens forceps
Jensen polisher
Jensen scratcher
Jensen ties
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