DETACHED RETINA

The separationof the inner layer of the retina from the outer pigment layer. Also called retinal detachment. See diabetic retinopathy.

DETACHED RETINA: "A detached retina causes you to see flashes of light."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "DETACHED RETINA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/detached-retina/ (accessed July 27, 2017).
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