Unilateral corectopia.


CORECTOPIA is usually bilateral and symmetrical, the direction of the displacement being up and out (Duke-Elder, 1938). Unilateral cases are rare (Wilde, 1862; van Duyse, 1895). Ectopia lentis is a usual accompaniment, and other anomalies of uveal tissue may co-exist. This condition has a hereditary tendency as a recessive characteristic. Some of the cases… (More)