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Stargardt disease

Orpha number ORPHA827
Synonym(s) Fundus flavimaculatus
Macular dystrophy with flecks
Prevalence 1-5 / 10 000
Inheritance
  • Autosomal dominant
  • Autosomal recessive
Age of onset Childhood
ICD-10
  • H35.5
OMIM
UMLS
  • C0271093
MeSH -
MedDRA
  • 10062766
SNOMED CT
  • 47673003
  • 70099003

Summary

Stargardt disease (STGD) is a rare hereditary early-onset form of macular dystrophy that is characterized by progressive central vision loss but intact peripheral vision, mild loss of color vision, delayed dark adaptation, and macular atrophy with or without paramacular flecks and degeneration of the underlying retinal pigment epithelium (RPE).


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