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Stargardt disease

Disease definition

A rare ophthalmic disorder that is usually characterized by a progressive loss of central vision associated with irregular macular and perimacular yellow-white fundus flecks, and a so-called ''beaten bronze'' atrophic central macular lesion.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Fundus flavimaculatus
    • Stargardt 1
  • Prevalence: 1-5 / 10 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Elderly, Childhood, Adolescent, Adult
  • ICD-10: H35.5
  • OMIM: 248200  600110  603786
  • UMLS: C0271093  C1855465
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 181
  • MedDRA: 10062766

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