myopic macular degeneration


  1. the process of declining from a higher to a lower level of effective power or vitality or essential quality (同)devolution
  2. passing from a more complex to a simpler biological form (同)retrogression
  3. a small yellowish central area of the retina that is rich in cones and that mediates clear detailed vision (同)macula_lutea, macular_area, yellow_spot


  1. 退歩,退化,墜落
  2. 近視眼の

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English Journal

  • Therapeutic Monoclonal Antibodies and Fragments: Bevacizumab.
  • Klein A, Loewenstein A.
  • Developments in ophthalmology.Dev Ophthalmol.2016;55:232-45. doi: 10.1159/000431199. Epub 2015 Oct 26.
  • Bevacizumab (Avastin) is a recombinant humanized monoclonal immunoglobulin antibody that has two antigen-binding domains and blocks all active forms of vascular endothelial growth factor-A. It was originally designed and is still in use as antitumor agent (for colorectal and non-small cell lung canc
  • PMID 26502311
  • Choroidal Neovascularization Secondary to Myopia, Infection and Inflammation.
  • Weber ML, Heier JS.
  • Developments in ophthalmology.Dev Ophthalmol.2016;55:167-75. doi: 10.1159/000431194. Epub 2015 Oct 26.
  • Choroidal neovascularization (CNV) is a significant cause of vision loss in all age groups. The most common cause of CNV is age-related macular degeneration (AMD). However, CNV can also occur as a secondary manifestation of various inherited and acquired conditions, including pathologic myopia, pres
  • PMID 26501802
  • Platelet-Derived Growth Factor Inhibitors: A Potential Therapeutic Approach for Ocular Neovascularization.
  • Sadiq MA, Hanout M, Sarwar S, Hassan M, Agarwal A, Sepah YJ, Do DV, Nguyen QD.
  • Developments in ophthalmology.Dev Ophthalmol.2016;55:310-6. doi: 10.1159/000438953. Epub 2015 Oct 26.
  • Retinochoroidal vascular diseases are the leading causes of blindness in the developed world. They include diabetic retinopathy, retinal vein occlusion, retinopathy of prematurity, age-related macular degeneration (AMD), and pathological myopia, among many others. Several different therapies are cur
  • PMID 26501397

Japanese Journal

  • 眼底写真を用いた眼科診断支援ソフトウェアの開発 (医用画像)
  • 電子情報通信学会技術研究報告 = IEICE technical report : 信学技報 114(482), 215-220, 2015-03-02
  • NAID 40020433758
  • Development of polypoidal lesions in age-related macular degeneration.
  • Long-term Follow-up of Full Macular Translocation for Choroidal Neovascularization.

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Myopic Macular Degeneration Myopia, also commonly known as near- sightedness, occurs because the eye is longer than average, causing a blurry image on the retina. In healthy myopic people, vision can be corrected using eyeglasses, ...




  • n.
degeneracydegeneratedegenerativedenaturationdenatureinvolutionretractretrograde degenerationretrograde degradationunfolding




  • adj.
  • 黄斑性の、黄斑の、斑の
maculamacula luteamaculaemaculatemaculeplaquespeckledvariegatedyellow spot



  • comb form
  • 点、斑、斑紋、あざ、反転のある、斑点状の