Definition of retinopathy in English:

retinopathy

Syllabification: ret·i·nop·a·thy
Pronunciation: /ˌretnˈäpəTHē
 
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noun

Medicine
  • Disease of the retina that results in impairment or loss of vision.
    More example sentences
    • Diabetic retinopathy and neuropathy may be related to too much sorbitol in the cells of the eyes and nerves.
    • Persons with any form of diabetes may develop diabetic retinopathy.
    • An eye examination is called for once a year to ensure that diabetes has not resulted in retinopathy, which could lead to blindness.

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