exudative drusen

exudative drusen

accumulations of an amorphous and granular material, cytoplasmic processes, and bent fibers between the basement membrane of the retinal pigment epithelium and the inner collagenous zone of Bruch membrane; types of exudative drusen include hard drusen and soft drusen.
Synonym(s): typical drusen
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ex·u·da·tive dru·sen

(eks-yū'dă-tiv drū'sĕn)
Accumulations of an amorphous and granular material, cytoplasmic processes, and bent fibers between the basement membrane of the retinal pigment epithelium and the inner collagenous zone of the lamina basalis choroidae; types of exudative drusen include hard drusen and soft drusen
Synonym(s): typical drusen.
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