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What is Retinal tear?

What is Retinal tear?

  • Retinal tear: A condition that is characterised by a tear in the retina of the eye.
  • Retinal tear: Perforations through the whole thickness of the retina including the macula as the result of inflammation, trauma, degeneration, etc. The concept includes retinal breaks, tears, dialyses, and holes.
    Source - Diseases Database

Retinal tear: Introduction

Types of Retinal tear:

Broader types of Retinal tear:

How serious is Retinal tear?

Complications of Retinal tear: see complications of Retinal tear

What causes Retinal tear?

Causes of Retinal tear: see causes of Retinal tear

What are the symptoms of Retinal tear?

Symptoms of Retinal tear: see symptoms of Retinal tear

Complications of Retinal tear: see complications of Retinal tear

Retinal tear: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Retinal tear.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Retinal tear.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Retinal tear: Ophthalmologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Retinal tear.
Treatments for Retinal tear: see treatments for Retinal tear
Research for Retinal tear: see research for Retinal tear

Organs Affected by Retinal tear:

Organs and body systems related to Retinal tear include:

Name and Aliases of Retinal tear

Main name of condition: Retinal tear

Other names or spellings for Retinal tear:

retinal perforation, retinal hole

Retinal holes, Retinal perforations Source - Diseases Database

Retinal tear: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Retinal tear:


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