Vitelliform Macular Dystrophy

Known as: Disease, Best's, Dystrophies, Vitelliform Macular, Best Disease 
A rare genetic disorder characterized by macular degeneration in the retina resulting in progressive loss of central vision with retention of the… (More)

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2006
2006
PURPOSE To investigate and integrate the photographic, angiographic, and tomographic findings from a group of patients with… (More)
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2002
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2002
Vitelliform macular dystrophy (VMD/Best disease; MIM*153700) is an early-onset autosomal dominant disorder in which accumulation… (More)
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2000
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2000
Best vitelliform macular dystrophy is a dominantly inherited, early onset, macular degenerative disease that exhibits some… (More)
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2000
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2000
Recently, the VMD2 gene has been identified as the causative gene in juvenile-onset vitelliform macular dystrophy (Best disease… (More)
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1999
1999
Best vitelliform macular dystrophy (VMD2) is an autosomal dominant dystrophy with a juvenile age of onset. Mutations in the… (More)
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1998
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1998
Best macular dystrophy (BMD), also known as vitelliform macular dystrophy (VMD2; OMIM 153700), is an autosomal dominant form of… (More)
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1998
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1998
Vitelliform macular dystrophy (Best's disease) is an autosomal dominant, early-onset form of macular degeneration in which the… (More)
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1990
1990
Adult vitelliform macular dystrophy was first described by Gass as giving rise to bilateral, round or oval, yellow, symmetrical… (More)
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1988
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1988
Postmortem donor eyes from a 69-year-old man with Best's vitelliform macular dystrophy showed retinal pigment epithelial cells… (More)
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1975
1975
A patient with Best's vitelliform macular dystrophy in his right eye had an intact vitelliform disk and drusen of the optic… (More)
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