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Flashcards in Diseases of the eye (photos) Deck (13):
1

what disease is this?

Glaucoma

2

what disease is this?

normal eye

3

what disease is this?

cataracts

4

what disease is this?

papilledema

5

what disease is this?

macular degeneration

6

what is this?

retinitis pigmentosa

7

what is this?

diabetic retinophathy

8

what is this?

proliferative retinophathy

9

identify the parts of the eye

10

what is Papilledema?

non-inflammatory congestion of the optic disc 

(papilla) due to increased intracranial pressure.

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what is Retinitis Pigmentosa?

hereditary condition causing progressive deterioration of rods, resulting in loss of peripheral vision.

12

what is Diabetic retinopathy?

Blood vessels swell, proliferate and distort.  Will cause blindness if untreated.

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what is Proliferative retinopathy?

advanced form of diabetic retinopathy