Familial exudative vitreoretinopathy.

  title={Familial exudative vitreoretinopathy.},
  author={William E. Benson},
  journal={Transactions of the American Ophthalmological Society},
PURPOSE To evaluate the natural history of Familial Exudative Vitreoretinopathy (FEVR) with emphasis on the effect of the age of onset on its severity and on the development of late complications such as cataract and retinal detachment. Also, to evaluate affected patients for DNA abnormalities. METHODS The records of thirty-nine patients with FEVR were studied. All were asked to come in for a final follow-up examination. The referring physician was asked to provide the latest findings for… CONTINUE READING