"Retinitis Pigmentosa" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Hereditary, progressive degeneration of the retina due to death of ROD PHOTORECEPTORS initially and subsequent death of CONE PHOTORECEPTORS. It is characterized by deposition of pigment in the retina.
- Retinitis Pigmentosa
- Rod-Cone Dystrophy
- Rod-Cone Dystrophies
- Rod Cone Dystrophies
- Rod Cone Dystrophy
- Pigmentary Retinopathy
- Pigmentary Retinopathies
- Retinopathies, Pigmentary
- Retinopathy, Pigmentary
- Tapetoretinal Degeneration
- Tapetoretinal Degenerations
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