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Myotonic cataract

MedGen UID:
44565
Concept ID:
C0027128
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Myotonic Cataract; myotonic cataract
SNOMED CT: Myotonic cataract (64741003)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0004495

Definition

A cataract occurring as a sequela of myotonic dystrophy. [from NCI]

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PubMed

Kamsteeg EJ, Kress W, Catalli C, Hertz JM, Witsch-Baumgartner M, Buckley MF, van Engelen BG, Schwartz M, Scheffer H
Eur J Hum Genet 2012 Dec;20(12):1203-8. Epub 2012 May 30 doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2012.108. PMID: 22643181Free PMC Article
Moxley RT 3rd
J Child Neurol 1997 Feb;12(2):116-29. doi: 10.1177/088307389701200208. PMID: 9075021
Zellweger H, Ionasescu V
Acta Neurol Scand Suppl 1973;55:5-28. PMID: 4518711

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Diagnosis

Giordano M, Comoli AM, De Angelis MS, Mutani R, Sebastiani F, Richiardi PM
Ophthalmic Res 1996;28(4):224-9. doi: 10.1159/000267907. PMID: 8878185
Grala PE
J Am Optom Assoc 1983 Dec;54(12):1067-8. PMID: 6655188

Therapy

Giordano M, Comoli AM, De Angelis MS, Mutani R, Sebastiani F, Richiardi PM
Ophthalmic Res 1996;28(4):224-9. doi: 10.1159/000267907. PMID: 8878185

Prognosis

Grala PE
J Am Optom Assoc 1983 Dec;54(12):1067-8. PMID: 6655188

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