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Macular Dystrophy

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Review Articles from PubMed

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Macular Dystrophy" returned 4 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
Best Vitelliform Macular Dystrophy.
Last Updated: May 11, 2020

Autosomal recessive bestrophinopathy (ARB) results from a total absence of functional bestrophin-1 protein owing to two BEST1 mutations, one on each of the chromosomes. If present at an early age, the presenting feature could be decreased vision due to amblyopia. Refractive error ...

North Carolina Macular Dystrophy.
Last Updated: Jul 23, 2019

North Carolina macular dystrophy (NCMD) has a variable phenotype (Fig. 21.1). Patients are usually infants, in whom the fundus shows a cluster of yellowish-white lesions (like drusen) at the macula (grade 1); sometimes the lesions are confluent (grade 2). As the disease progresses, ...

Occult Macular Dystrophy.
Last Updated: Jul 23, 2019

Patients with occult macular dystrophy (OMD) are usually middle-aged and have progressive loss of central vision or notice central scotoma, but no significant abnormality is seen in the fundus or fluorescein angiography. Optical coherence tomography (OCT) shows loss of the ellipsoid ...

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Editorial articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Macular Dystrophy" returned 0 free, full-text editorial articles. First 0 results:
Stargardt's macular dystrophy.
Last Updated: Jul 04, 2019

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Research Articles from PubMed

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Macular Dystrophy" returned 187 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
Clinical and Genetic Characteristics of Chinese Patients with Occult Macular Dystrophy.
Last Updated: Jun 30, 2020

To investigate the clinical and genetic characteristics of occult macular dystrophy (OMD) based on a Chinese patient cohort.

Case report: North Carolina macular dystrophy misdiagnosed as congenital ocular toxoplasmosis.
Last Updated: Jun 19, 2020

This report discusses a case of North Carolina macular dystrophy (NCMD) in a 7-year-old boy initially diagnosed as congenital toxoplasmosis. Genetic testing was performed on the child and his family after the suspicion of NCMD was raised by the treating ophthalmologist. This case ...

Clinical Stages of Occult Macular Dystrophy Based on Optical Coherence Tomographic Findings.
Last Updated: Jan 31, 2020

To determine the course of occult macular dystrophy (OMD, Miyake's disease) and to propose stages of OMD based on the optical coherence tomographic (OCT) findings.

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