retinal detachment

noun

: a condition in which the retina of the eye is no longer connected to the eye as it should be

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“Retinal detachment.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/retinal%20detachment. Accessed 6 Dec. 2022.

Medical Definition

retinal detachment

noun

: a condition of the eye in which the retina has separated from the choroid

called also detached retina, detachment of the retina

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