Retinopathy in general refers to disease of the retina. It can be caused by diabetes (diabetic retinopathy), high blood pressure (hypertensive retinopathy), or premature birth (retinopathy of prematurity). Treatments for retinopathy depend on the cause, but laser treatment is one possible option. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how retinopathy is caused, what it looks like, how to treat it, and much more.
What Is Retinoschisis?
Learn about the two types of retinoschisis. Find out who gets this eye condition, and how it can affect vision.
Retinopathy of Prematurity
Premature infants are at risk of being born with this eye disorder. Here's what parents should know about ROP.
A Closer Look at Diabetic Retinopathy
WebMD explains retinopathy, a common eye complication of diabetes that can lead to glaucoma and loss of vision.
Causes and Treatments of Diabetic Retinopathy
WebMD examines the causes and treatments of diabetic retinopathy, a common complication of diabetes that affects vision.