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10 - 14 Sept. 2016, Bella Center, Copenhagen, Denmark

This Meeting has been awarded 27 CME credits

 

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Concurrent macular dystrophy with retinitis pigmentosa in 3 member of a family: a case report

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First Author: F. Nejat IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF

Co Author(s):    K. Jadidi   H. Aghamollaei   S. Pirhadi   E. Golchin   M. Nejat        

Abstract Details

Purpose:

a rare case of macular corneal dystrophy (MCD) in association with Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP) in 3 members of a family.

Setting:

Bina Eye Hospital , Tehran, Iran

Methods:

A 9-members family with 2 girls and 5boys referred to Bina Eye Hospital is reported. Diagnostic procedures were performed for all patients

Results:

Both parents, one of the girls and one of the boys have normal eye vision and another boy has keratoconus. The clinical diagnosis showed concurrent MCD and RP in 3 children (1 girl and 2 boys).

Conclusions:

Based on family tree it seems that the inheritance of the both disease is autosomal recessive. Molecular genetic investigation is needed to clarify the mechanism of MCD and RP concurrent

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