Macular Dystrophy

Recent articles about Macular Dystrophy

Scotoma And Fixation Patterns Using Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscope Microperimetry...

[ PUBLICATION ] ... with macular dystrophy. METHODS: We studied 10 eyes of five patients with macular dystrophy (three patients with cone dystrophy and two patients with Stargardt disease). The mean patient ...
Known for Macular Dystrophy | Laser Ophthalmoscope | Dense Scotoma | Visual Acuity

Prom1 Gene Variations In Brazilian Patients With Macular Dystrophy

[ PUBLICATION ] ... with macular dystrophy. MATERIAL AND METHODS: This retrospective study evaluated variations in the PROM1 gene detected by next-generation sequencing test in patients with macular dystrophy ...
Known for Macular Dystrophy | Prom1 Gene | Stargardt Disease | Brazilian Patients

A Dominant Stargardt's Macular Dystrophy Locus Maps To Chromosome 13q34

[ PUBLICATION ] ... Stargardt's macular dystrophy. METHODS: Ocular examinations were performed on 67 members of a large kindred to identify those with macular dystrophy. DNA analyses defined the genotype of ...
Known for Macular Dystrophy | Dominant Stargardt | Chromosome 13 | Human Pair

Novel De Novo Mutation In A Patient With Best Macular Dystrophy

[ PUBLICATION ] ... vitelliform macular dystrophy (VMD2) mutation in a patient with Best macular dystrophy. METHODS: Best-corrected visual acuity, dilated fundus examination, and electro-oculography were ...
Known for Macular Dystrophy | Mutational Analysis | Proband Mutation | Fundus Examination

Flicker Fusion Thresholds In Best Macular Dystrophy

[ PUBLICATION ] ... Best macular dystrophy having normal or near-normal Snellen visual acuity. These data were found to differ from normal in ways that may be interpreted to be an abnormal elevation of the ...
Known for Macular Dystrophy | Flicker Fusion | Visual Acuity | Neurosensory Retina

Macular Dystrophy In A 9-Year-Old Boy With Fundus Albipunctatus

[ PUBLICATION ] ... and macular dystrophy. DESIGN: Observational case report. METHODS: A complete ophthalmic examination was performed. The 11-cis retinol dehydrogenase gene (RDH5) was examined by direct ...
Known for Macular Dystrophy | Fundus Albipunctatus | Mutational Analysis | Rdh5 Mutation

Frequency And Clinical Pattern Of Vitelliform Macular Dystrophy Caused By...

[ PUBLICATION ] ... vitelliform macular dystrophy linked to IMPG1 and IMPG2, 2 new causal genes expressed in the interphotoreceptor matrix. DESIGN: Retrospective epidemiologic, clinical, electrophysiologic, ...
Known for Macular Dystrophy | Interphotoreceptor Matrix | Impg1 Impg2 | Age Onset

Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Cyclic Remodeling Of Cnv In Patients...

[ PUBLICATION ] ... Best Macular Dystrophy using OCT-A. MATERIALS AND METHODS: BMD patients with CNV treated using PDT and/or IV were included in the study. All patients underwent a complete ophthalmological ...
Known for Macular Dystrophy | Choroidal Neovascularization | Tomography Angiography | Optical Coherence

North Carolina Macular Dystrophy And Central Areolar Pigment Epithelial...

[ PUBLICATION ] ... Carolina macular dystrophy and central areolar pigment epithelial dystrophy were originally described as distinct disease entities in three separate families. However, these disorders have ...
Known for North Carolina | Macular Dystrophy | Pigment Epithelial | Central Areolar

Thirty-Year Follow-Up Of An African American Family With Macular Dystrophy Of The...

[ PUBLICATION ] ... with macular dystrophy of the retina, locus 1 (MCDR1), commonly referred to as "North Carolina macular dystrophy." DESIGN: Observational, cohort study. PARTICIPANTS: Twelve family members ...
Known for Macular Dystrophy | North Carolina | Clinical Characteristics | Genetic Analysis

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