Retinitis Pigmentosa

Retinitis pigmentosa

Engelsk definition

Hereditary, progressive degeneration of the retina due to death of ROD PHOTORECEPTORS initially and subsequent death of CONE PHOTORECEPTORS. It is characterized by deposition of pigment in the retina.

Svenska synonymer

Tapetoretinala degenerationer

Engelska synonymer

Tapetoretinal Degeneration Tapetoretinal Degenerations Pigmentary Retinopathy Pigmentary Retinopathies Retinopathies, Pigmentary Retinopathy, Pigmentary