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Synonyms for streak

Synonyms for streak

an intermixture of a contrasting or unexpected quality, especially in a person's character

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a number of things placed or occurring one after the other

to mark with a line or band, as of different color or texture

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an unbroken series of events

a distinctive characteristic

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a narrow marking of a different color or texture from the background

a sudden flash (as of lightning)

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move quickly in a straight line

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run naked in a public place

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mark with spots or blotches of different color or shades of color as if stained

References in periodicals archive ?
Scholz, "Angioid streaks," Archives of Ophthalmology, vol.
Yuzawa, "Novel mutations of ABCC6 gene in Japanese patients with angioid streaks," Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, vol.
Caption: Figure 2: Pedigrees of three Japanese families with angioid streaks (AS).
[1.] Anderson Teixeira, Nilva Moraes, Michel Eid Farah and Pedro Paulo Bonomo: Choroidal neovascularization treated with intravitreal injection of bevacizumab (Avastin) in angioid streaks. Acta Ophthalmologica Scandinavica 2006;835.
Systemic associations of angioid streaks. Int Ophthalmol Clin 1991;31:61-8.
Angioid streaks: natural history and visual progression.
(7) Patients who have angioid streaks on funduscopic examination but no visible skin lesions have received a diagnosis of pseudoxanthoma elasticum based on the biopsy results of scars or flexural skin of the neck or axillae.
Fundus fluorescein angiography (FFA) revealed angioid streaks and comet lesions in both eyes.
Fundoscopic examination revealed angioid streaks in both eyes, and subretinal fluid in the foveal area and subretinal hemorrhage inferonasal to the fovea in the left eye.
The patient was given two intravitreal anti-VEGF injections for the CNV secondary to angioid streaks. The patient continues to be followed in our clinic and has shown improvement in visual acuity.
Angioid streaks result from calcification of the elastic fibers in Bruch's membrane of the retina.
Ocular findings were bilateral angioid streaks and retinal pigmentary changes, though patient was asymptomatic.
* The prognosis in angioid streaks is guarded due to high recurrence rates being up to 70%, and development of new CNVMs despite using various treatment modalities (17)