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chorioretinitis

 [kor″e-o-ret″ĭ-ni´tis]
inflammation of the choroid and retina.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ret·i·no·cho·roid·i·tis

(ret'i-nō-kō'roy-dī'tis),
Inflammation of the retina extending to the choroid.
Synonym(s): chorioretinitis
[retinochoroid + G. -itis, inflammation]
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cho·ri·o·ret·i·ni·tis

(kōr'ē-ō-ret'i-nī'tis)
Inflammation in the choroid and retina with its origin in the choroid.
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chorioretinitis

Any inflammatory process involving the CHOROID and the overlying RETINA of the eye.
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chorioretinitis 

Inflammation of the retina and the choroid. It originates in the choroid and subsequently spreads to the retina. See nystagmus.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann