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exudative drusen

 

Definition: accumulations of an amorphous and granular material, cytoplasmic processes, and bent fibers between the basement membrane of the retinal pigment epithelium and the inner collagenous zone of Bruch membrane; types of exudative drusen include hard drusen and soft drusen.

Synonym(s): typical drusen

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