Gyrate atrophy of the choroid and retina: clinical, ophthalmologic, and biochemical considerations.

A case of gyrate atrophy of the choroid and retina associated with hyperornithinemia has been subjected to extensive clinical and biochemical investigation. The familial occurrence of the ocular disease and of abnormality of amino acid was unique to this 28-year-old male, being absent in parents and siblings. He presented with progressive visual loss, and… CONTINUE READING