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Ocular findings in Loeys-Dietz syndrome.

Authors
  • Busch, Catharina1, 2
  • Voitl, Robert3
  • Goergen, Barbara1
  • Zemojtel, Tomasz4
  • Gehle, Petra3
  • Salchow, Daniel J1
  • 1 Department of Ophthalmology, Charité-University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany. , (Germany)
  • 2 Berlin Institute of Health, Berlin, Germany. , (Germany)
  • 3 Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Charité-University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany. , (Germany)
  • 4 Genomics Core Facility, Berlin Institute of Health, Berlin, Germany. , (Germany)
Type
Published Article
Journal
British Journal of Ophthalmology
Publisher
BMJ
Publication Date
Nov 16, 2017
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2017-311254
PMID: 29146755
Source
Medline
Keywords
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Abstract

Ocular features of LDS include decreased central corneal thickness and mild myopia. Ectopia lentis may be slightly more common than in controls but appears less common than in Marfan syndrome. Hypertelorism, scleral and retinal vascular abnormalities were not features of LDS.

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