Klinefelter Syndrome Associated With Goniodysgenesis

@article{Matlach2013KlinefelterSA,
  title={Klinefelter Syndrome Associated With Goniodysgenesis},
  author={Juliane Matlach and Franz J Grehn and Thomas Klink},
  journal={Journal of Glaucoma},
  year={2013},
  volume={22},
  pages={e7–e8}
}
Objective:We report a case of a patient with Klinefelter syndrome and glaucoma. Case Presentation:A 30-year-old patient with karyotype 47, XXY, presented with a known medical history of glaucoma. Besides reduced fertility, no characteristic physical or behavioral symptoms for Klinefelter syndrome were found on clinical examination. While both eyes were treated with topical intraocular pressure-lowering medications, an increased intraocular pressure, visual field losses, and advanced optic disc… Expand
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FIGURE 2. Gonioscopy of the left eye also verified characteristic alterations of the anterior chamber angle with a high iris root insertion