aniridia


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aniridia

(ˌænɪˈrɪdɪə)
n
the absence of an iris, due to a congenital condition or an injury
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Table 1 Eye-related photophobia Disorder Additional signs/symptoms Mechanism Achromatopsia Reduced vision, Stimulation of light hemeralopia, nystagmus, sensitive cells in retina iris dysfunction and iris Aniridia Nystagmus, low vision, Reduction in control of buphthalmos, cataract light entering eye.
A contribution from the proceeds will also go to two other charities - Gafael Llaw and Aniridia UK.
People with aniridia can have a variety of eye problems.
Genetic eye disease (GED) is one of the leading causes of blindness and includes disorders affecting all structures of the eye from the anterior to posterior segment, such as albinism, corneal dystrophy, aniridia, primary glaucoma, pediatric cataracts, retinitis pigmentosa, Stargardt disease, and hereditary optic neuropathy.
My condition, aniridia, runs in the family and means my vision is like looking through an opaque bathroom window.
hipofuncion congenita, como lo es la aniridia, la displasia ectodermica, el sindrome de queratitis-ictiosis-sordera y la queratitits asociada con deficiencias endocrinas multiples.
The accompanying DVD contains videos of angle kappa, aphakic bullous keratopathy, ECCE (extracapsular cataract extraction) manual non-phaco techniques, traumatic dislocation of IOL, aniridia with subluxated cataract and glaucoma, and glued and multifocal glued IOL.
Cosmetic contact lenses may be used to cover anatomical abnormalities of the iris caused by aniridia or previous ocular trauma.
al-Shuja'a said iris replacement surgeries are both therapeutic and cosmetic, such as in the cases of aniridia (the underdevelopment of the iris in newborn babies), the surgical removal of the iris due to tumors or trauma, heterochromia.
Family flowers only, donations if desired, to the Aniridia Network, Hereditary Blindness cheques only please, 109 Gavin Way, Colchester, CO4 9FR.
En este grupo se encuentran las disgenesias del segmento anterior como la anomalia o sindrome de Axenfeld-Reiger, la distrofia corneal endotelial congenita y otras alteraciones que comprometen el ojo de manera mas amplia como la aniridia o los sindromes de Sturge-Weber o de Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber, entre otros.
At that time she had the diagnosis partial aniridia.