dislocation of the lens


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dislocation of the lens

n. desplazamiento del cristalino.
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A principal feature of uncontrolled homocystinuria is subluxation of the crystalline lens; this is bilateral and approximately symmetrical, and can progress to a total dislocation of the lens into the vitreous.
Champagne cork mishaps can lead to a variety of serious eye injuries, including rupture of the eye wall, acute glaucoma, retinal detachment, ocular bleeding, dislocation of the lens, and damage to the eye's bone structure.
Simple ectopia lentis, a bilateral, symmetric dislocation of the lens generally occurring in mid-life, can be found in isolation or associated with glaucoma.