Macular dystrophy

Known as: dystrophies macular 
Macular dystrophy is a nonspecific term for premature retinal cell aging and cell death, generally confied to the macula in which no clear extrinsic… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Stargardt-like macular dystrophy (STGD3) is a dominantly inherited juvenile macular degeneration that eventually leads to loss of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
PURPOSE A 5-bp deletion in ELOVL4, a photoreceptor-specific gene, has been associated with autosomal dominant (ad) macular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Mutations in the gene encoding ABCR are responsible for Stargardt macular dystrophy. Here we show by immunofluorescence… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Spinocerebellar ataxia 7 (SCA7) is caused by the expansion of an unstable CAG repeat in the first exon of the SCA7 gene. We have… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of severe central visual impairment among the elderly and is… (More)
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1989
1989
We found an unusual form of macular dystrophy in three patients from two generations of the same family. The fundi of these… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The pathogenesis of Best's macular dystrophy (BMD) is poorly understood. Previous histopathologic descriptions of BMD have been… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
Light and transmission electron microscopic examinations of two postmortem eyes from an 80-year-old woman with clinically well… (More)
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1981
1981
Forty-three additional members of a family described originally by Sorsby and Mason have been examined in order to typify… (More)
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