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Photoretinitis


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  • […] neuroretinitis. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1463 A definition of the medical term "neuroretinitis" is presented.[connection.ebscohost.com]
  • Presently, there is no specific treatment for retinitis pigmentosa. Patients with this condition can develop other diseases, such as glaucoma and cataracts.[tri-stl.com]
  • Half the cases presented to an ophthalmologist within 2 days of the eclipse. An abnormal macular appearance was reported in 84% of patients at presentation. There have been no reported cases of continued visual loss or symptoms at 6 months.[nature.com]
  • Symptoms Symptoms commonly present within hours of exposure and include blurry vision and central or paracentral blind spot in one, or more commonly, both eyes.[eyewiki.aao.org]
Rhinitis
  • Here's what rhymes with photoretinitis. retinitis rhinitis peritonitis arteritis tendinitis tendonitis pneumonitis Words that almost rhyme with photoretinitis niches tipis litchis pitches bitches skittish solidus hitches partitive snitches kiddish unhitches[rhymebrain.com]
Disability
  • […] sense of sight • Syn: visual defect, vision defect, visual disorder • Hypernyms: disability, disablement, handicap, impairment … Useful english dictionary[medicine.academic.ru]
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Turkish
  • Danish Dutch English Estonian Finnish French German Greek Hebrew Hindi Hungarian Icelandic Indonesian Italian Japanese Korean Latvian Lithuanian Malagasy Norwegian Persian Polish Portuguese Romanian Russian Serbian Slovak Slovenian Spanish Swedish Thai Turkish[translation.sensagent.com]
Enuresis
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Italian
  • Arabic Bulgarian Chinese Croatian Czech Danish Dutch English Estonian Finnish French German Greek Hebrew Hindi Hungarian Icelandic Indonesian Italian Japanese Korean Latvian Lithuanian Malagasy Norwegian Persian Polish Portuguese Romanian Russian Serbian[translation.sensagent.com]
Photosensitivity
  • Another word for photosensitivity Another word for photosensitize Another word for photosphere Other word for photosphere photosphere meaning and synonyms How to pronounce photosphere[wordfocus.com]
  • . / International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection / International Commission on Illumination 1998 81 Ultraviolet Action Spectra for Photosensitization Cesarini, J.[tib.eu]
  • Risk Factors Aside from sustained or high-intensity light exposure, common factors predisposing patients to phototoxic injury to the retina include [8] : Young age Clear intraocular lens Photosensitizing drugs: tetracycline, psoralens [5] .[eyewiki.aao.org]
Visual Impairment
  • … Useful english dictionary visual disorder — noun impairment of the sense of sight • Syn: visual impairment, visual defect, vision defect • Hypernyms: disability, disablement, handicap, impairment … Useful english dictionary visual impairment — noun[medicine.academic.ru]
  • Definition 1: damage to the retina resulting from exposure of the eye to the sun without adequate protection - [noun denoting state] ( photoretinitis is a kind of ...) impairment of the sense of sight vision defect visual defect visual disorder visual[wordfocus.com]
  • Research has suggested that older drivers limit night-time driving due to visual diffculties. 116–119 Ivers 120 and Lord 121 with their co-workers reported a correlation between visual impairment and the risk of falling and in particular, poor dark adaptation[onlinelibrary.wiley.com]
Snow Blindness
  • See also Snow Blindness . More about the eye & vision[ivyroses.com]
  • Snow blindness occurs due to reflection of ultraviolet rays from snow surface. Photoretinitis is another form that can occur due to infra-red rays (eclipse burn of retina).[en.wikipedia.org]
  • A [Ultraviolet rays] Q Photo-ophthalmia - refers to occurrence of multiple epithelial erosions due to the effect of ultraviolet rays Q especially from 311 to 290 Snow blindness due to reflected ultraviolet rays from snow surface.[gradestack.com]
Scotoma
  • You searched for: “ photoretinitis ” photoretinitis Inflammation of the retina due to exposure to intense light which may result in transient central scotoma.[wordinfo.info]
  • . * * * pho·to·ret·i·ni·tis (fo″to-ret″ĭ-niґtis) inflammation of the retina due to exposure to intense light, which may result in transient central scotoma. Medical dictionary . 2011 .[medicine.academic.ru]
  • […] d)arcuate scotoma 19)side effects of pilocarpine are all except a)shallow anterior chamber b)punctate stenosis c)posterior synechia d)follicular conjunctivitis 20)for prevention of retrolental fibroplasia ,Oxygen required is a)30-40% b)50-60% c)20-30%[aippg.net]
Snow Blindness
  • See also Snow Blindness . More about the eye & vision[ivyroses.com]
  • Snow blindness occurs due to reflection of ultraviolet rays from snow surface. Photoretinitis is another form that can occur due to infra-red rays (eclipse burn of retina).[en.wikipedia.org]
  • A [Ultraviolet rays] Q Photo-ophthalmia - refers to occurrence of multiple epithelial erosions due to the effect of ultraviolet rays Q especially from 311 to 290 Snow blindness due to reflected ultraviolet rays from snow surface.[gradestack.com]
Central Scotoma
  • You searched for: “ photoretinitis ” photoretinitis Inflammation of the retina due to exposure to intense light which may result in transient central scotoma.[wordinfo.info]
  • . * * * pho·to·ret·i·ni·tis (fo″to-ret″ĭ-niґtis) inflammation of the retina due to exposure to intense light, which may result in transient central scotoma. Medical dictionary . 2011 .[medicine.academic.ru]

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Central Scotoma
  • You searched for: “ photoretinitis ” photoretinitis Inflammation of the retina due to exposure to intense light which may result in transient central scotoma.[wordinfo.info]
  • . * * * pho·to·ret·i·ni·tis (fo″to-ret″ĭ-niґtis) inflammation of the retina due to exposure to intense light, which may result in transient central scotoma. Medical dictionary . 2011 .[medicine.academic.ru]

Treatment

  • The benefit of treatment has to be weighed against risks to the liver. Clinical trials are in progress to assess new treatments for retinitis pigmentosa, including the use of DHA, which is an omega-3 fatty acid.[medlineplus.gov]
  • […] a)glaucoma b)cataract c)haemorrhage d)retinal detachment 3)treatment of choice in aphakia is a)anterior chamber IOL b)spectacles c)contact lens d)posterior chamber IOL 4)eye structure with maximum refractive power is- a)anterior surface of lens b)posterior[aippg.net]
  • Presently, there is no specific treatment for retinitis pigmentosa. Patients with this condition can develop other diseases, such as glaucoma and cataracts.[tri-stl.com]
  • […] photophobia, blepharospasm, swelling of palpebral conjunctiva and retrotarsal folds Prophylaxis - Crooke’s Q glass - which cuts off all infrared and ultraviolet rays should be used by those who are prone to exposure ego Welding workers, cinema operators Treatment[gradestack.com]

Prognosis

  • Early and late visual prognosis in solar retinopathy. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 1995; 233(12):801-4.[eyewiki.aao.org]
  • Visual prognosis after solar retinopathy . Br J Ophthalmol 1969; 53 :534–41. 3. Ridgeway AEA . Solar retinopathy . BMJ 1967; III :212–4. 4. Rosen E . Solar retinitis . Br J Ophthalmol 1948; 32 :23–34. 5. Anaclerio M , Wicker HS .[nature.com]

Etiology

  • Etiology The disease entity has been recognized, to some degree since the times of Classical Greece [1] .[eyewiki.aao.org]

Epidemiology

  • The choices are made more difficult due to the conflicting evidence provided by acute supra-threshold testing and the lack of clear epidemiological evidence that looks for the effect of the normal chronic exposure to lower levels of light hazard.[onlinelibrary.wiley.com]
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Pathophysiology

  • Michels M, Sternberg P, Operating microscope-induced retinal phototocicity: pathophysiology, clinical manifestations and prevention. Surv Ophthalmol. 1990; 34:237-252. 3.0 3.1 Long VW, Woodruff GH.[eyewiki.aao.org]

Prevention

  • Seite 59 - US Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, USA I.[books.google.com]
  • Primary prevention Prevention of solar retinopathy is in fact the mainstay of therapy. Primary prevention of solar retinopathy includes refraining from direct sun-gazing or eclipse-viewing.[eyewiki.aao.org]
  • Clinical features [ edit ] It can present with the following: [2] severe burning pain lacrimation photophobia blepharospasm swelling of palpebral conjunctiva retrotarsal folds Prevention [ edit ] Crooke’s glass [3] is a prophylactic aid consisting of[en.wikipedia.org]
  • Scientists speak about an accumulative effect of blue light shares with the understanding that limiting the amount shortwave blue light that the eye is exposed to, is potentially a preventative measure against the development of age-related macular degeneration[innovative-eyewear.com]

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