Congenital cataract

Known as: CATARACT CONGENITAL, Cataracts, congenital, Cataract, congenital 
Cataract that is present at birth.

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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Congenital cataracts cause 10–30% of all blindness in children, with one-third of cases estimated to have a genetic cause… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Congenital cataracts are a common major abnormality of the eye that frequently cause blindness in infants. At least one-third of… (More)
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2000
2000
PURPOSE Prevention of visual impairment and blindness in childhood due to congenital and infantile cataract is an important… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Loci for autosomal dominant "zonular pulverulent" cataract have been mapped to chromosomes 1q (CZP1) and 13q (CZP3). Here we… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Congenital cataracts are a common major abnormality of the eye that frequently cause blindness in infants. At least a third of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We report here the identification of a new human homeobox gene, PITX3, and its involvement in anterior segment mesenchymal… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Congenital cataracts are a common major abnormality of the eye that frequently cause blindness in infants. At least a third of… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Cataract is a major ocular disease that causes blindness in many developing countries of the world. It is well established that… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
The human eye malformation aniridia results from haploinsufficiency of PAX6, a paired box DNA–binding protein. To study this… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
In Australia in the 1940s, Norman McAlister Gregg observed a connection between pregnant women who contracted the rubella virus… (More)
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