- cotton-wool spots
- accumulations of axoplasm in the nerve-fibre layer of the retina, which indicate diseases (e.g. hypertension, connective-tissue disease, or AIDS) causing hypoxia (oxygen deficiency) in the nerve-fibre layer.
The new mediacal dictionary. 2014.
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