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Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Radial Lattice Degeneration in Stickler's syndrome

Contributor: David Phillips, MD

Photographer: Toni Venckus, CRA

Extensive radial lattice degeneration is noted in this patient with molecularly confirmed Stickler's syndrome (COL2A1 mutation), a condition with autosomal dominant inheritance. The patient has had a retinal detachment in this eye with repair via scleral buckle and cryotherapy, seen on the temporal aspect in this photo.

Radial Lattice Degeneration in Stickler's syndrome

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last updated: 10/23/2014
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