arteriosclerotic retinopathy


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Related to arteriosclerotic retinopathy: diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, hypertension, Gunn sign, hypertensive retinopathy

ar·te·ri·o·scle·rot·ic ret·i·nop·a·thy

retinopathy distinguished by attenuated retinal arterioles with increased tortuosity, copper- or silver-wire appearance, perivascular sheathing, irregularity of lumen and scattered small hemorrhages, and small, sharp-edged deposits without surrounding edema.

arteriosclerotic retinopathy

Retinopathy accompanying generalized arteriosclerosis and hypertension.
See also: retinopathy
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