disciform


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dis·ci·form

 (dĭs′ə-fôrm′, dĭs′kə-)
adj.
Flat and rounded in shape; discoid.

disciform

(ˈdɪsɪˌfɔːm)
adj
resembling the shape of a disc
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Adj.1.disciform - having a round or oval shape like a disc; "a disciform skin lesion"
rounded - curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged; "low rounded hills"; "rounded shoulders"
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It is important to remember that distortion is also caused by drusen, epiretinal membrane, macular traction and disciform scar, which can be a cause of false positive referrals.
Pathogenesis of disciform detachment of the neuroepithelium.
(13) Although we reviewed the material 2-dimensionally, most massive submucosal ganglia appeared to be globular, and only 1 massive submucosal ganglion appeared to be disciform. The presumably disciform massive submucosal ganglion occupied the Henle plexus and appeared to be orthogonal to the mucosa.
For example, in a retrospective observational series of25 patients with active neovascular AMD in one eye and disciform scarring in the fellow eye, treatment of the eye with active disease with ranibizumab resulted in clinical improvement in the fellow eye with disciform scarring, as measured by visual acuity, fluorescein angiography, and/or OCT [5].
In turn, this leads to vascular leakage and fluid accumulation, with formation of fibrovascular disciform scars in the retina that can be observed by ophthalmoscopy [79].
Late AMD was defined by the presence of at least one of the following pathological signs: geographic atrophy, disciform scar, retinal pigment epithelial detachment, and subretinal hemorrhage.
In addition, topical steroids with topical acyclovir were used for disciform keratitis.
canis vary greatly and may include disciform macular detachment, multifocal granulomas, retinal tracks, peripheral retinal detachment, papillitis, peripheral retinal mass, pars plana mass, vitritis, endophthalmitis, and cataract.6 However, to our knowledge, retinal vasculitis has not been previously described in patients with ocular Toxocariasis.
The development of an experimental model of subretinal neovascularization in disciform macular degeneration.
Local inflammatory process develops and central disciform scar is formed.