rhegmatogenous retinal detachment


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rheg·ma·tog·e·nous ret·i·nal de·tach·ment

retinal separation associated with a break, a hole, or a tear in the sensory retina.

rheg·ma·tog·e·nous ret·i·nal de·tach·ment

(reg'mă-toj'ĕ-nŭs ret'i-năl dĕ-tach'mĕnt)
An ocular insult or trauma in which a tear, hole, or rent appears in the retina that leaks fluid through the opening and thus dissects the retina from the underlying pigment epithelium.
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Parameters Mean [+ or -] SD Age (years) 58.41 [+ or -] 12.93 Time from onset of RRD to vitrectomy (days) 12.07 [+ or -] 15.36 Range of RD (degrees) 155.85 [+ or -] 86.67 Area of retinal break (pixels) 37000 [+ or -] 67100 hsa-miR-148a-3p (relative expression) 23.68 [+ or -] 43.00 SD, standard deviation; RRD, rhegmatogenous retinal detachment; RD, retinal detachment.
Two-year follow-up study comparing primary vitrectomy with scleral buckling for macula-off rhegmatogenous retinal detachment. Jpn J Ophthalmol 2000; 44(5): 538-549.
Fundus examination revealed bilateral rhegmatogenous retinal detachment (Figures 1 and 2), membranous vitreous in the periphery, and chronic detachment with multiple holes and tears.
Heimann, and SPR Study Group, "Scleral buckling versus primary vitrectomy in rhegmatogenous retinal detachment study (SPR Study): recruitment list evaluation.
Kadoi, "Retrobulbar optic neuritis and rhegmatogenous retinal detachment in a fourteen-year-old girl with retinitis pigmentosa sine pigmento," Ophthalmologica, vol.
All the patients with rhegmatogenous retinal detachment (RRD) fulfilling the inclusion and exclusion criteria were enrolled.
All IRBs were sealed carefully by intraoperative endolaser photocoagulation, and none of them resulted in postoperative rhegmatogenous retinal detachment.
Objective: To compare the effects of Pars Plana Vitrectomy (PPV) and Scleral Buckling (SB) with reference to Central Corneal Thickness (CCT), Corneal Endothelial-Cell Density (CED), Anterior Chamber Depth (ACD) and Axial Length (AL) in repair of Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment (RRD).
The findings of bullous CSCR may be confused with uveal effusion, metastatic carcinoma or lymphoma, rhegmatogenous retinal detachment, and diseases that cause inflammation such as VKH disease, multifocal choroiditis, and sympathetic ophthalmia, and misdiagnosis results in unnecessary tests and treatments.
Furthermore, recent studies have drawn attention to peripheral retinal pathology and rhegmatogenous retinal detachment (RRD) which were reported to be more common in patients with CSCR compared to healthy subjects [19].
Assessment of the complications secondary to silicone oil injection after pars planavitrectomy in rhegmatogenous retinal detachment in early post operative phase.