Cite this page: Pernick N. Retina: von Hippel-Lindau disease of retina. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyeretinavhl.html. Accessed May 23rd, 2019.
Definition / general
- Also called angiogliomatosis
- Abnormally large tortuous arteries and veins leading to a retinal nodule composed of vascular, endothelial and glial tissue
- Associated with retinal detachment and vitreous disturbance