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BRIEF REPORT
Year : 2006  |  Volume : 54  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 275-276

Pupillary-iris-lens membrane with goniodysgenesis: A case report


Department of Glaucoma, Glaucoma services, Aravind Eye Hospital, 1, Anna Nagar, Madurai - 625020, Tamilnadu, India

Correspondence Address:
Nitin Deshpande
Glaucoma Services, Aravind Eye Hospital, 1, Anna Nagar, Madurai - 625020, Tamilnadu
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0301-4738.27957

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We describe a rare case of pupillary-iris-lens membrane with goniodysgenesis, a unilateral neurocristopathy. The membrane represents ectopic iris on the lens with abnormal iris stroma and anterior chamber angle from aberrant induction, migration or regression of neural crest cells. The membrane can be progressive. Catastrophic vision loss from angle closure can occur and may be controlled with surgery. This subject needed treatment for amblyopia.


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