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Hereditary vascular retinopathy

Synonym(s) HVR
Hereditary vascular retinopathy-Raynaud phenomenon-migraine syndrome
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  • H35.5
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Disease definition

Hereditary vascular retinopathy (HVR) is a phenotypic variant of a group of inherited small vessel disorders known as retinal vasculopathy and cerebral leukodystrophy (RVCL; see this term) and characterized by progressive visual impairment, strokes and often associated with Raynaud phenomenon and migraine-like symptoms.

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