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1,870 Possible Causes for Background Retinopathy, Lower Extremity Arteriosclerosis, Progressive Loss of Vision

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Any degree of retinopathy beyond background retinopathy is not allowed.[ukdmc.org] It is caused by small blood vessel damage to the back layer of the eye, the retina, leading to progressive loss of vision, even blindness.[who.int] Loss of vision and blindness in persons with diabetes can be prevented by early detection and treatment of vision-threatening retinopathy: regular eye examinations and timely[who.int]

  • Retinitis Pigmentosa

    Background Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) is a group of eye diseases that affect the retina.[columbiaeye.org] A 35-year-old man presented with history of painless, progressive loss of vision in the left eye for the past 7 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Her main complaints were night blindness and progressive loss of vision since the age of 9 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Lower Extremity Arteriosclerosis
  • Usher Syndrome Type 1

    Usher syndrome type 3 is characterized by post-lingual, progressive hearing loss, late-onset progressive vision loss due to retinitis pigmentosa and variable loss of vestibular[ltd.aruplab.com] loss of vision due to retinitis pigmentosa.[nejm.org] An autosomal recessive condition characterized by sensorineural hearing loss and progressive loss of vision due to retinitis pigmentosa.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    Missing: Lower Extremity Arteriosclerosis
  • Macular Degeneration

    Both cause progressive central vision loss with intact peripheral vision.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If more and more of these atrophic areas form and merge together, the macula can take on a moth-eaten appearance, with progressive loss of vision.[richmondeye.com] […] and worsening vision loss.[wolterskluwer.com]

    Missing: Lower Extremity Arteriosclerosis
  • Cockayne Syndrome

    retinopathy, birdlike facies, and photosensitivity.[emedicine.medscape.com] The facies becomes characteristically wizened with progressive loss of fat; deep set eyes, thin nose, and vermillion of the lips are seen, with severe early dental caries.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients are exquisitely sensitive to UV light, and are at increased risk for malignancies and vision loss.[ojrd.biomedcentral.com]

  • Retinopathy

    What does it mean if you have 'background retinopathy'?[diabeticretinopathy.org.uk] Over time this causes photoreceptor cells to die and progressive loss of vision results.[retinaaustralia.com.au] RESULTS: A 31-year-old woman presented with a history of myasthenia gravis and rapidly progressive vision loss at the age of 23.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Lower Extremity Arteriosclerosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy

    One patient had mild background retinopathy on both eyes, with visual acuity of 1.0 and 0.7 after cataract extraction plus intravitreal triamcinolone injection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] With early diagnosis and treatment, progression of diabetic eye disease and its associated vision loss can at a minimum be slowed, and in many cases vision loss from diabetic[bweyecenter.com] Read more on treating retinopathy Background retinopathy Background retinopathy, also known as simple retinopathy, involves tiny swellings in the walls of the blood vessels[diabetes.co.uk]

    Missing: Lower Extremity Arteriosclerosis
  • Arteriosclerosis

    What is lower extremity arteriosclerosis and why is it important?[vasculardocs.com] […] of vision in one eye, or drooping muscles in your face.[mayoclinic.org] Arteriosclerosis obliterans resulted in serious lower extremity gangrene.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Background Retinopathy
  • Peripheral Vasoproliferative Retinopathy

    […] without macular edema 2016 2017 - Deleted Code 2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code E13.359 ) Codes H35 Other retinal disorders H35.0 Background retinopathy[icd10data.com] vision loss. 5 Exudative vasculopathy manifesting as Coats-like disease, VPT, or CNVM complicates approximately 5% of RP cases. 5,6 The pathophysiology of the different manifestations[retinatoday.com] […] of DR and vision loss.[institut-vision.org]

    Missing: Lower Extremity Arteriosclerosis
  • Lower Extremity Arteriosclerosis

    Abstract The prevalence of abnormal lipid and lipoprotein values was determined in 125 consecutive patients with lower-extremity arteriosclerosis obliterans, and the lipid[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of vision in one eye, or drooping muscles in your face.[mayoclinic.org] Chronic ischemic pain due to lower extremity arteriosclerosis obliterans often responds poorly to analgesics, and the pain-generating mechanisms are not well understood.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Background Retinopathy