Synonyms

1. retinopathy

noun. a disease of the retina that can result in loss of vision.

Synonyms

  • eye disease

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2. diabetic

noun. ['ˌdaɪəˈbɛtɪk'] someone who has diabetes.

Synonyms

  • diseased person
  • sufferer

Antonyms

  • good
  • harmless
  • amicable

3. diabetic

adjective. ['ˌdaɪəˈbɛtɪk'] suffering from diabetes.

Synonyms

  • sick

Antonyms

  • healthy
  • fit

Example sentences of the word diabetic-retinopathy


1. Noun Phrase
If you are a diabetic, which is a condition that may first pop up during menopause, you can develop diabetic retinopathy, which is a vision-threatening disease.

2. Noun Phrase
In addition, small blood vessel damage — called diabetic retinopathy — leads to gradual loss of vision, and is one of the leading causes of blindness.

3. Noun Phrase
And if you already have a diabetes diagnosis, you could be dealing with a condition called diabetic retinopathy, which causes vision loss and blindness, according to the [National Eye Institute.

4. Noun Phrase
Retinal hemorrhages result from wet macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, high blood pressure, trauma or blockages in the blood vessels of the eye.

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