Orphanet: Cone rod dystrophy

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Cone rod dystrophy

Disease definition

A rare genetic isolated inherited retinal disorder characterized by primary cone degeneration with significant secondary rod involvement, with a variable fundus appearance. Typical presentation includes decreased visual acuity, central scotoma, photophobia, color vision alteration, followed by night blindness and loss of peripheral visual field.


Classification level: Disorder

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