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Late-onset unilateral primary developmental glaucoma associated with iridotrabecular dysgenesis, congenital ectropion uveae and thickened corneal nerves: a new neural crest syndrome?
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10929982     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The association of unilateral primary developmental glaucoma with iridotrabecular dysgenesis and congenital ectropion uveae has been well documented in the literature. The glaucoma in this entity may present at birth, infancy or may develop at a later stage in life. I report the case of a child with late-onset unilateral primary developmental glaucoma due to iridotrabecular dysgenesis, congenital ectropion uveae, and who had a previously undescribed association with ipsilateral thickened corneal nerves in the stroma.
Authors:
A K Mandal
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Ophthalmic surgery and lasers     Volume:  30     ISSN:  1082-3069     ISO Abbreviation:  Ophthalmic Surg Lasers     Publication Date:    1999 Jul-Aug
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-08-22     Completed Date:  2000-08-22     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9517132     Medline TA:  Ophthalmic Surg Lasers     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  567-70     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Jasti V Ramanamma Children's Eye Care Center, L.V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India. mandal@,lvpeye.sph.net
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abnormalities, Multiple*
Child
Corneal Stroma / innervation*
Diagnosis, Differential
Ectropion / congenital*,  diagnosis
Female
Glaucoma / congenital*,  diagnosis,  surgery
Humans
Iris / abnormalities*
Neural Crest / pathology*
Ophthalmic Nerve / pathology*
Syndrome
Trabecular Meshwork / abnormalities*
Trabeculectomy

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