Skip to Content

rhegmatogenous

Pronunciation: reg'ma-toj'e-nus

Definition: Arising from a bursting or fractionating of an organ.

See: rhegmatogenous retinal detachment

[G. rhegma, breakage, + -gen, producing]

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