retrolental


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ret·ro·len·tal

 (rĕt′rō-lĕn′tl)
adj.
Situated or occurring behind a lens, as of the eye.

[retro- + New Latin lēns, lent-, lens; see lens + -al.]
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retrolental

(ˌrɛtrəʊˈlɛntəl)
adj
(Medicine) behind a lens, esp of the eye
[C20: from retro- + -lental, from New Latin: lens]
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ret·ro·len·tal

a. retrolental, situado detrás del cristalino;
___ fibroplasiafibroplasia ___.
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Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) was first described by Terry (1) in 1942 under the name retrolental fibroplasia.
Silverman, "Oxygen therapy and retrolental fibroplasia.," American Journal of Public Health and the Nation's Health, vol.
Exposure to intraocular gases additionally increases retrolental oxygen levels, resulting in development of lens opacities.
Frequent eye examinations of premature newborns play an important role in the early diagnosis and treatment of retrolental fibroplasia.
And the dreaded retinopathy of prematurity (retrolental fibroplasia) is not caused by a high oxygen level but by reducing it too rapidly.
It was first described by Terry in 1942 as retrolental fibroplasia [1].
In 1987, the five most common causes of visual impairment at OSB were congenital malformations (34.5%), retinopathy of prematurity (then called "retrolental fibroplasia") (10.0%), optic atrophy (7.8%), nystagmus (6.7%), and cataract (4.5%).
Ashton, "Pathological basis of retrolental fibroplasia," British Journal of Ophthalmology, vol.
The most serious and by far the most common ocular anomalies affect the retina, with possible development of vascular anomalies, pre-retinal fibrosis, retrolental mass, retinal detachment, and a change in the retinal pigment epithelium.
INTRODUCTION: Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP), previously known as retrolental fibroplasias (RLF) is a disease of the eye that generally affects premature babies receiving intensive neonatal care.