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Peters anomaly

Orpha number ORPHA708
Synonym(s) Peters congenital glaucoma
Prevalence <1 / 1 000 000
Inheritance Autosomal recessive
Autosomal dominant
Age of onset Infancy
Neonatal
ICD-10
  • Q13.4
ICD-O -
OMIM
UMLS -
MeSH
  • C537884
MedDRA
  • 10059202
SNOMED CT -

Summary

Peters anomaly (PA) is a congenital corneal opacity disorder characterized by a central corneal leukoma that obstructs the pupil leading to visual loss as well as absence of the posterior corneal stroma and Descemet membrane.


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