Skip to Content

retinitis sclopetaria

 

Definition: a severe contusion lesion of the retina, as from a shot pellet or BB.

[from sclopetum, a medieval handgun]

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide