Main > Medical terms> Angioscotoma


Angioscotoma (angioscotoma; Greek angeion (prefix) – the vessel relating to vessels vascular + Greek skotos – a blindness, darkness; synonym: scotoma vascular) – a physiological blindness which is caused by lack of light-sensitive elements in the field of an arrangement of large blood vessels of a retina.

Whether you know that:

In Great Britain there is a law according to which the surgeon can refuse to do to the patient operation if he smokes or has excess weight. The person has to refuse addictions, and then, perhaps, he will not need an operative measure.