Polar cataract

A type of Congenital cataract in which the opacities occupy the subcapsular cortex at the anterior or posterior pole of the lens. [HPO:probinson]
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2007
2007
We report an unusual case of unilateral spontaneous lens dislocation in a 52-year-old woman with a posterior polar cataract. We… (More)
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2006
2006
PURPOSE The PITX3 gene, which codes for a homeobox bicoidlike transcription factor is responsible for dominant cataract and… (More)
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2006
2006
PURPOSE A four-generation Chinese family with 13 members affected with autosomal dominant congenital posterior polar cataract was… (More)
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2005
2005
Congenital cataracts are clinically and genetically heterogeneous. Loci for autosomal dominant posterior polar cataracts have… (More)
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2003
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2003
PURPOSE Keratoconus and cataract are common causes of visual morbidity. Both conditions show genetic predisposition. The purpose… (More)
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2003
2003
In this technique for managing posterior polar cataract, extreme care is taken not to overpressurize the anterior chamber or… (More)
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2001
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2001
Congenital cataracts are an important cause of bilateral visual impairment in infants. In a four-generation family of English… (More)
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1999
1999
PURPOSE To evaluate the results of phacoemulsification in eyes with posterior polar developmental cataract and to appraise the… (More)
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1997
1997
Autosomal dominant congenital cataract is a clinically and genetically heterogeneous lens disease. Here we report the linkage of… (More)
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1996
1996
Inherited cataract is a clinically and genetically heterogeneous disease. Here we report the identification of a new locus for an… (More)
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