Ocular Findings in Trisomy 13: Nasolacrimal Duct Stenosis Case Series
作者: Samiksha Fouzdar JainYan SaoirseBrian ConahanDonny Suh
作者单位: 1University of Nebraska Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of Omaha, Nebraska, USA
2University of Nebraksa Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
3School of Medicine, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
刊名: Open Journal of Ophthalmology, 2019, Vol.09 (04), pp.161-164
来源数据库: Scientific Research Publishing Journal
DOI: 10.4236/ojoph.2019.94017
原始语种摘要: Trisomy 13, also known as Patau Syndrome, is a congenital malformation that leads to several ocular anomalies, of which cataracts are the most common, as well as iris and retinal colobomas, persistent hyperplastic primary vitreous, persistent tunica vasculosa lentis, and microphthalmos. While most do not survive beyond the neonatal period, those that do survive past one year of age have an 84% chance of making it to age 5. Therefore, treatments for ocular problems should be used to improve the quality of life if the child can withstand surgery. The literature on this topic has described histopathologic findings in postmortem eyes. This case series supports those observations and presents a new discovery of nasolacrimal duct obstructions or stenosis. Deciding on surgical intervention in...
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  • several 各自
  • microphthalmos 小眼
  • nasolacrimal 鼻泪的
  • additional 追加的
  • vitreous 玻璃状的
  • congenital 先天的
  • trisomy 三染色体性
  • hyperplastic 境生的
  • those 
  • postmortem 死后的