syphilitic retinitis


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Related to syphilitic retinitis: retinitis pigmentosa

ret·i·ni·tis syph·i·li·t'i·ca

, syphilitic retinitis
retinitis often associated with syphilitic choroiditis, especially in congenital syphilis.

syphilitic retinitis

Retinitis resulting from or associated with syphilis. It may also involve the optic nerve (syphilitic neuroretinitis).
See also: retinitis

Jacobson,

Julius, German ophthalmologist, 1828-1889.
Jacobson neuralgia - Synonym(s): Reichert syndrome
Jacobson retinitis - Synonym(s): syphilitic retinitis