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ret·i·ni·tis

 (rĕt′n-ī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the retina.
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retinitis

(ˌrɛtɪˈnaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the retina
[C20: from New Latin, from retina + -itis]
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ret•i•ni•tis

(ˌrɛt nˈaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the retina.
[1860–65]
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retinitis

Inflammation of the retina.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.retinitis - inflammation of the retina
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
chorioretinitis - inflammation of the choroid layer behind the retina
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Translations

ret·i·ni·tis

n. retinitis, infl. de la retina.
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retinitis

n retinitis f; — pigmentosa retinitis pigmentosa
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Read, "Cytomegalovirus retinitis in immunosuppressed children," American Journal of Ophthalmology, vol.
Kempen et al., "Characteristics of patients with cytomegalovirus retinitis in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy," American Journal of Ophthalmology, vol.
Cytomegalovirus retinitis (CR) is the most common ocular opportunistic infection in patients with AIDS, often leading to blindness [1]; however, among patients who experience immune recovery after antiretroviral treatment (ART), an important reduction in the incidence of CR has been reported [2].
Cytomegalovirus retinitis: The neglected disease of the AIDS pandemic.
Correlation between CD4+counts and prevalence of cytomegalovirus retinitis and human immunodeficiency virus-related noninfectious retinal vasculopathy in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
Cytomegalovirus retinitis in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis being treated with combination immunosuppressive therapy.
Diseases that occur in the back-of-eye that potentially, can result in serious visual impairment and blindness include agerelated macular degeneration (AMD), macular edema, uveitis, choroidal neovascularization (CNV), retinitis pigmentosa, cytomegalovirus retinitis (CMV), etc.
Genotypic analysis of cytomegalovirus retinitis poorly responsive to intravenous ganciclovir but responsive to the ganciclovir implant.
A review of its antiviral activity, pharmacokinetic properties and therapeutic use in immunocompromised patients with cytomegalovirus retinitis. Drugs 1991;41:10429.