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Disease Vitreous Detachment

Name Vitreous Detachment
Synonyms Detachment, Posterior Vitreous | Detachments, Posterior Vitreous | Detachments, Vitreous | Detachment, Vitreous | Posterior Vitreous Detachment | Posterior Vitreous Detachments | Vitreous Detachment, Posterior | Vitreous Detachments | Vitreous Detachments, Posterior
Definition Detachment of the corpus vitreum (VITREOUS BODY) from its normal attachments, especially the retina, due to shrinkage from degenerative or inflammatory conditions, trauma, myopia, or senility.
Categories Eye disease
MeSH® ID D020255
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Vitreous Detachment Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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