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Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

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EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology

Contributor: Jordan M. Graff, MD, University of Iowa

Category: Cataract

Marfan's Syndrome

Marfan's Syndrome

Lens subluxation is readily evident in this dilated view of a patient with Marfan's syndrome.

Marfan's Syndrome

This close view of the subluxed lens allows visualization of the zonules.

Marfan's Syndrome

Both lenses are seen here, side by side. Supero-temporal dislocation of the lens is evident in both eyes.

Marfan's Syndrome

Classically long,thin fingers and "double-jointed" hands are additional hallmarks of the disease.



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last updated: 02-08-2008
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