angioid

angioid

 [an´je-oid]
resembling blood vessels.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

an·gi·oid

(an'jē-oyd),
Resembling blood vessels; an arborizing pattern.
[angio- + G. eidos, resemblance]
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angioid

adjective Referring to a blood-vessel-like appearance.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

an·gi·oid

(an'jē-oyd)
Resembling blood vessels; in a branching pattern.
[angio- + G. eidos, resemblance]
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Patients with polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy, retinal angiomatous proliferation, maculopathy with myopic CNV, or CNV based on angioid streaks or patients with axial length >26.0 mm or <23.0 mm were excluded from the study.
Multiple organs are affected, including the skin, eyes, and cardiovascular system, and the pathogenic changes include lax and inelastic skin, angioid streaks in the retina, and mineralization of the internal elastic lamina of midsized arteries, including the cerebral, coronary, gastrointestinal and peripheral vasculature.
(8) Ophthalmic and systemic diseases commonly associated with drusen are retinitis pigmentosa, angioid streaks, Usher syndrome, Noonan syndrome and Alagille syndrome.
Acute stroke after intravitreal bevacizumab to treat choroidal neovascularization due to angioid streaks in pseudoxanthoma elasticum: A severe systemic adverse event after an off-label procedure.
The differential diagnosis of peripapillary choroidal neovascularization in young patients includes optic nerve drussen, peripapillary pseudopodal pigment epithelial and choroidal atrophy, angioid streaks, pattern dystrophy, choroidal osteoma and uveitis.
Examination of the fundus did not reveal retinal de-tachment, angioid streaks or other abnormalities.
(3) Angioid streaks, which occur in the retina, have been found more commonly in patients with Paget disease.

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