Definitions for optic disk drusen

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word optic disk drusen

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Optic Disk Drusen

    Optic disk bodies composed primarily of acid mucopolysaccharides that may produce pseudopapilledema (elevation of the optic disk without associated INTRACRANIAL HYPERTENSION) and visual field deficits. Drusen may also occur in the retina (see RETINAL DRUSEN). (Miller et al., Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology, 4th ed, p355)


Find a translation for the optic disk drusen definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these optic disk drusen definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"optic disk drusen." STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 12 Feb. 2016. < disk drusen>.

Are we missing a good definition for optic disk drusen? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for optic disk drusen:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.