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Disease Retinal Degeneration

Name Retinal Degeneration
Synonyms Degeneration, Retinal | Degenerations, Retinal | Retinal Degenerations
Definition A retrogressive pathological change in the retina, focal or generalized, caused by genetic defects, inflammation, trauma, vascular disease, or aging. Degeneration affecting predominantly the macula lutea of the retina is MACULAR DEGENERATION. (Newell, Ophthalmology: Principles and Concepts, 7th ed, p304)
Categories Eye disease
MeSH® ID D012162
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DiseasesEye Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Retinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Retinal Degeneration Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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Retinal Degeneration Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
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  Joubert syndrome 4 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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  Lattice Degeneration of Retina Leading to Retinal Detachment
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View node Macular Degeneration Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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  Retinal Cone Dystrophy 1 Has associated genes
  Retinal Degeneration and Epilepsy
  Retinal Degeneration, Autosomal Recessive, Clumped Pigment Type
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View node Retinal Dystrophies Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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  Snowflake vitreoretinal degeneration Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Spastic paraplegia 15, autosomal recessive Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Sveinsson Chorioretinal Atrophy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Vitreoretinochoroidopathy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes