rubeosis retinae


rubeosis retinae
a condition characterized by formation of new blood vessels in front of the optic papilla in retinitis proliferans; this may be seen in either nondiabetics or diabetics (r. reґtinae diabeґtica), and if untreated can lead to retinal detachment.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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