Acorea, microphthalmia and cataract syndrome

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Acorea, microphthalmia and cataract syndrome is a rare genetically inherited condition.[1]


The cause of this condition is not presently known. It appears to be inherited in an autosomal dominant fashion.

Clinical features[edit]

Acorea or fibrous occlusion of the pupil, microphthalmia and cataracts are present in both eyes. Microcornea and iridocorneal dysgenesis also occur. The retina and optic disc are normal.


  1. ^ Kondo H, Tahira T, Yamamoto K, Tawara A (2013) Familial acorea, microphthalmia and cataract syndrome. Br J Ophthalmol