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139 Possible Causes for Background Retinopathy, Progressive Loss of Vision

  • 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]

  • 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]

  • 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] loss of central vision in both eyes.[retinaeyedoctor.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]

  • 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.[web.archive.org] 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]

  • 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]

  • 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]

  • Cytomegalovirus Retinitis

    We report a case of anti-40kDa protein autoimmune retinopathy developing 9 years after thymoma excision on a background of Good Syndrome-associated cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Here, we report a case of CMV retinitis in a young immunocompetent male who presented with history of progressive loss of vision in both eyes despite receiving oral and intra-vitreal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Progressive unilateral loss of vision and cytomegalovirus retinitis indicated the cause of patient's pancytopenia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Hypertensive Retinopathy

    retinopathy and retinal vascular changes 2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code Code Also any associated hypertension ( I10.- ) Background retinopathy and retinal[icd10data.com] Case History A 59 year-old man presented with a two-month history of painless, progressive loss of vision in both eyes, affecting his right eye more than his left.[westcoastretina.com] I69 Sequelae of cerebrovascular disease ) essential (primary) hypertension involving vessels of eye ( ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H35.0 Background retinopathy and retinal vascular[icd10data.com]

  • Toxic Retinopathy

    Diagnosis Code H35.00 ICD-10: H35.00 Short Description: Unspecified background retinopathy Long Description: Unspecified background retinopathy This is the 2019 version of[icdlist.com] Signs and symptoms [ edit ] Vision loss in toxic and nutritional optic neuropathy is bilateral, symmetric, painless, gradual, and progressive.[en.wikipedia.org] […] with vision.[merckmanuals.com]

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