gravidic retinopathy -->
toxaemic retinopathy of pregnancy
medical dictionary

Sudden angiospasm of retinal arterioles, later followed by retinal vascular signs of advanced hypertensive retinopathy; vascular changes disappear rapidly after termination of the pregnancy.

Synonyms: eclamptic retinopathy, gravidic retinopathy.

American spelling: toxemic retinopathy of pregnancy

(05 Mar 2000)

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