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Isolated ectopia lentis

Disease definition

Isolated ectopia lentis (IEL) is a rare, clinically variable, eye disorder characterized by dislocation of the lens, often causing significant reduction in visual acuity.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Ectopia lentis syndrome
    • Familial ectopia lentis
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: Q12.1
  • ICD-11: LA12.Y
  • OMIM: 129600  225100  225200
  • UMLS: C1851286
  • MeSH: C536184  D004479
  • GARD: 12251
  • MedDRA: 10014145

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