adult-onset foveomacular vitelliform dystrophy

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a·dult-on·set fo·ve·o·mac·u·lar vi·tel·li·form dys·tro·phy

(ă-dŭlt'-on'set fō'vē-ō-mak'yū-lăr vī-tel'i-fōrm dis'trŏ-fē)
An autosomal dominant disorder presenting in the patients' fifth decade with a mild decrease in vision, metamorphopsia, and a subfoveal, round yellow lesion with a central hyperpigmented spot.
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