Definition of Retinoschisis

1. Noun. (medicine) An eye disease characterized by the abnormal splitting of the retina's neurosensory layers, usually in the outer plexiform layer, sometimes resulting in partial loss of vision. ¹



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Medical Definition of Retinoschisis

1. Degenerative splitting of the retina, with cyst formation between the two layers. Origin: retino-+ G. Schisis, division (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Retinoschisis

retinol dehydrogenase
retinol isomerase
retinols
retinopapillitis
retinopapillitis of premature infants
retinopathies
retinopathy
retinopathy of prematurity
retinopathy punctata albescens
retinopexy
retinophora
retinophorae
retinophoral
retinopiesis
retinoschises
retinoschisis (current term)
retinoscope
retinoscopes
retinoscopies
retinoscopy
retinotectal
retinotomy
retinotopic
retinotopically
retint
retinted
retinting
retints
retinue
retinued

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