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retinitis pigmentosa
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<ophthalmology> Disease caused by overactivity of the pigmented retinal epithelial cells, leading to damage and occlusion of photoreceptors and blindness.

This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology

(11 Mar 2008)

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