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Medical Definition of Retinopathy

Retinopathy: Any disease of the retina, the light-sensitive membrane at the back of the eye. The type of retinopathy is often specified, such as arteriosclerotic retinopathy, diabetic retinopathy, or hypertensive retinopathy.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
https://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=22185
Last Editorial Review: 5/13/2016

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