Kayser-Fleischer ring

Known as: Fleischer ring, fleischer kayser rings, Fleischer-Struempell ring 
Grey-green or brownish-pigmented ring in the deep epithelial layers at the outer border of the cornea. [HPO:SKOEHLER]
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2018
2018
  • The Pan African medical journal
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Wilson's disease is a copper toxicosis characterized by an overload in tissue copper (mainly hepatic, cerebral and pericorneal… (More)
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2017
2017
Editor, I n Wilson’s disease (WD), a mutation in ATP7B causes defect in cellular copper transport. As a result, copper… (More)
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2012
2012
AIMS To evaluate Wilson's disease (WD) features in Sardinian patients with Kayser-Fleischer (KF) ring and to evaluate… (More)
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2008
2008
Kayser-Fleischer (K-F) ring seen in Wilson's disease (WD) is due to copper deposition in the Descemet's membrane in the sclero… (More)
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2002
2002
This paper described Kayser-Fleischer ring as an early diagnostic sign of the Wilson's disease. This disease is demonstrated in… (More)
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2002
2002
PURPOSE To describe a case in which the recognition by the ophthalmologist of Kayser-Fleischer rings played a crucial role in the… (More)
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1986
1986
The role of Kayser-Fleischer rings is described in 67 patients with Wilson's disease, both in the asymptomatic and symptomatic… (More)
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1977
1977
Three patients, one with cryptogenic cirrhosis, one with active chronic hepatitis and one with neonatal hepatitis, were found to… (More)
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1975
1975
A 22-year-old woman with hepatolenticular degeneration, or Wilson's disease, was note clinically to have Kayser-Fleischer rings… (More)
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1970
1970
Although the brownish area at the corneal periphery in the region of Descemet's membrane was first described by Kayser (I902… (More)
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