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The electroretinogram in Marfan's syndrome.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2485743     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Marfan's syndrome (MS) is an inherited disease of connective tissue. The most characteristic ocular change is dislocation of lens, but myopia and retinal detachment also can occur. We examined 11 MS patients using electroretinography (ERG). 6 cases showed normal ERG. 5 cases had abnormal ERG. One had retinal detachment. 3 had myopia and 1 case suffered from secondary glaucoma. The defects of visual function were shown by electrophysiological test in those MS patients.
Authors:
L Z Wu; D Z Wu; Q Y Ma; T Q Luo; Y Z Chen; X M Guo
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Yan ke xue bao = Eye science / "Yan ke xue bao" bian ji bu     Volume:  5     ISSN:  1000-4432     ISO Abbreviation:  Yan Ke Xue Bao     Publication Date:  1989 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1990-12-05     Completed Date:  1990-12-05     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8605666     Medline TA:  Yan Ke Xue Bao     Country:  CHINA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  39-43     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Child
Child, Preschool
Electroretinography*
Female
Glaucoma / physiopathology
Humans
Male
Marfan Syndrome / physiopathology*
Middle Aged
Myopia / physiopathology
Retinal Detachment / physiopathology

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