retinoschisis

noun

ret·​i·​nos·​chi·​sis ˌret-ᵊn-ˈäs-kə-səs How to pronounce retinoschisis (audio)
plural retinoschises -ˌsēz How to pronounce retinoschisis (audio) also retinoschisises
: degenerative splitting of the retina into separate layers

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“Retinoschisis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/retinoschisis. Accessed 29 Nov. 2022.

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