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cataract
clouding of the lens causing decreased vision
chalazion
small,hard,cystic mass(granuloma)on the eyelid; formed as a result of chronic inflammation of the sebaceous gland(melbomian gland)along the margin of the eyelid
diabetic retinopathy
retinal effects of diabetes mellitus include microaneurysms,hemorrahages,
dilation of retinal veins,and neovascularization(new blood vessels form in the retina)
glaucoma
increased intraocular pressure results in damage to the retina and optic nerve
hordeolum (stye)
localized,purulent,
inflammatory stapphylococal infection of a sebaceous gland in the eyelid
macular degeneration
progressive damage to the macula of the retina
retinal detachment
two layers of the retina separate from each other
strabismus
abnormal deviation of the eye