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Juvenile glaucoma

Disease definition

Juvenile glaucoma (JG) is a rare autosomal dominant open angle glaucoma, characterized by early onset, severe elevation of intra ocular pressure of rapid progression, leading to optic nerve excavation and, when untreated, substantial visual impairment.

ORPHA:98977

  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: -
  • OMIM: 137750  231300  608695  608696  610535  611274
  • UMLS: C2981140
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: 10064032

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