Glossary for Dim vision similar to that of cataract
Medical terms related to Dim vision similar to that of cataract or mentioned in this section include:
- Achromatopsia: Patients who have achromatopsia (sometimes called achromatopia) do not have normal "cone vision.". Although the term may refer to acquired disorders such as color agnosia and cerebral achromatopsia, it typically refers to an autosomal recessive congenital color vision disorder, the inability to perceive color AND to achieve satisfactory visual acuity at high light levels (typically exterior daylight).
- Adenoma: A tumor derived from the epithelial cells from a gland.
- Age-related macular degeneration: Deterioration of the central field of vision.
- Best Vitelliform Macular Dystrophy: Vitelliform macular dystrophy is a rare inherited eye disorder that affects the retina and often results in progressive loss of central vision. The early-onset form of the condition is called Best Vitelliform Macular Dystrophy and usually appears during childhood. The severity of the symptoms of this form of the condition is quite variable. Peripheral and night vision are usually unaffected.
- Blepharitis: A common eyelid inflammation
- Blood vessel conditions: Conditions that affect the blood vessels
- Blurred vision: Blurriness of vision or images.
- Cataract: A condition which is characterized by an opacity of the lens of the eye
- Cellulitis: inflammation of the subcutaneous fat
- Chorioretinitis: Inflammation of the choroids and retina of the eye. It can be caused by various pathogens such as bacteria, viruses, fungus or protozoa. Other noninfectious diseases such as sarcoidosis can cause abnormal deposits in the eye which can also result in inflammation.
- Eye symptoms: Symptoms affecting the eye
- Face symptoms: Symptoms affecting the face
- Glaucoma: A condition which affects the eye and characterized by an increase in the intraocular pressure
- Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
- Hemianopia: Where there is defective vision in half of the visual field of one or both eyes
- Impaired vision: Reduced or degraded vision.
- Iridocyclitis: Inflammation of the iris and ciliary body (just behind the iris) of the eye.
- Loss of visual acuity in both eyes: Loss of visual acuity in both eyes is a condition in which there is a loss of sharp, clear eyesight in both eyes.
- Macular hole: A hole in the eye's macula that affects the retina.
- Migraine: Severe complex headaches that occur periodically
- Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
- Nutritional deficiency: Any deficiency of the nutrients that are required to sustain human life
- Optic neuritis: A condition which is characterized by inflammation of the optic nerve
- Optic neuropathy, anterior ischemic: Impaired vision due to optic nerve damage caused by problems with the blood supply to the nerve. The non-arteritic form is caused by and interrupted blood supply to the optic disk. Usually one eye is affected first and maybe eventually be followed by the other. Often only part of the visual field is affected.
- Periorbital Cellulitis: Bacterial infection of the superficial tissues surrounding the eyes, often following a conjunctivitis or middle ear infection
- Periorbital cellulitis: Bacterial infection of the superficial tissues surrounding the eyes, often following a conjunctivitis or middle ear infection
- Pterygium: Pink growth on the eye's cornea
- Retina Conditions: Any condition that affects the retina of the eye
- Retinitis Pigmentosa: A hereditary group of diseases that cause progressive loss of retinal function
- Retinitis pigmentosa: A hereditary group of diseases that cause progressive loss of retinal function
- Scleritis: This is where there is inflammation of the sclera
- Tumor: Abnormal tissue growth which may be malignant or benign.
- Vision changes: Any change in vision or sight.
- Vision distortion: Distortions or changes to vision
- Vision loss: Impaired vision or loss of vision
- Visual problems: Any problems which might occur that affect ones vision
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