This is a case report of bilateral retinal detachment associated with
In our university hospital, an 8-week-old patient presented with a potential bilateral congenital cataract, iris atrophy, and iridocorneal contact in the left eye. An examination revealed microcephaly and edema of the dorsa of the feet. The eye examination showed a clear lens in both eyes with a dislodged anterior chamber in the left eye with vessels drawn from the iris to the lens. A retrolental white bilateral mass with vessels was also observed. The MRI and the ultrasound revealed a potential peritoneal hyperplastic glass body. Bilateral retinal detachment was diagnosed during surgery.
Due to the external appearance of the eyes (microcephaly and edema) and the bilateral retinal detachments, a test for
There is a known association between
Eur J Ophthalmol 2017; 27(5): e147 - e148
Article Type: CASE REPORT
AuthorsJana Riedl, Urs Voβmerbäumer, Bernhard Stoffelns, Heike Elflein
- • Accepted on 01/05/2017
- • Available online on 24/05/2017
- • Published online on 30/08/2017
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- Riedl, Jana [PubMed] [Google Scholar] , * Corresponding Author (Jana.firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Voβmerbäumer, Urs [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
- Stoffelns, Bernhard [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
- Elflein, Heike [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
Department of Ophthalmology, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Mainz - Germany