Retinal Disorders

The retina is a layer of tissue in the back of your eye that senses light and sends images to your brain. In the center of this nerve tissue is the macula. It provides the sharp, central vision needed for reading, driving and seeing fine detail.

Retinal disorders affect this vital tissue. They can affect your vision, and some can be serious enough to cause blindness. Examples are

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  1. Retinal Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    The retina is a layer of tissue in the back of your eye that senses light and sends images ... needed for reading, driving and seeing fine detail. Retinal disorders affect this vital tissue. They can affect ...
  2. Retinal Detachment (National Library of Medicine)  
    The retina is a layer of tissue in the back of your eye that senses light and sends images ... for reading, driving, and seeing fine detail. A retinal detachment lifts or pulls the retina from its ...
  3. Retinal artery occlusion is a blockage in one of the small arteries that carry blood to the retina . The retina is a layer of tissue in ...
  4. Retinal vein occlusion is a blockage of the small veins that carry blood away from the retina. The retina is the layer of tissue at ...
  5. Retinal arterial macroaneurysm with supravalvular pulmonic stenosis (RAMSVPS) is a disorder that affects blood vessels in the ...
  6. Gyrate atrophy of the choroid and retina, which is often shortened to gyrate atrophy, is an inherited disorder characterized by progressive vision loss. People with this disorder have an ...
  7. Retinal Detachment: Torn or Detached Retina Causes and Symptoms (Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology)  
    Retinal Detachment/Symptoms ... Retinal Detachment ... Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology ... A detached retina is when your retina lifts away from ...
  8. Retinal detachment is a separation of the light-sensitive membrane (retina) in the back of the eye from its ... The retina is the clear tissue that lines the inside of the back of the eye. Light rays that ...
  9. Retinal detachment repair is eye surgery to place a retina back into its normal position. The retina is the light-sensitive tissue in the back ...
  10. Retinal Detachment From the National Institutes of Health (National Eye Institute)  
    Retinal detachment is an eye problem that happens when your retina is pulled away from its normal position. Learn about the symptoms and treatment options.
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