Quiz: Hypertensive Retinopathy
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Hypertensive retinopathy is retinal vascular damage caused by hypertension. Chronic, poorly controlled hypertension can cause arteriovenous crossing abnormalities (arteriovenous nicking). Arteriovenous nicking is a major predisposing factor for the development of which of the following eye disorders?

  • A.

    Branch retinal vein occlusion

  • B.

    Endothelial necrosis 

  • C.

    Optic disk edema

  • D.

    Vascular wall hyperplasia 

Am I correct?