Macular hypoplasia

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Macular hypoplasia
Autosomal dominant - en.svg
This condition is inherited via autosomal dominant manner
Classification and external resources
ICD-10 H26.0
OMIM 136520
Orphanet 2253

Macular hypoplasia, also known as foveal hypoplasia, is a rare medical condition involving the underdevelopment of the macula[1], a small area on the retina (the eye's internal surface) responsible for seeing in detail. Macular hypoplasia is often associated with albinism.


  1. ^ "OMIM Entry - # 136520 - FOVEAL HYPOPLASIA 1; FVH1". Retrieved 2017-07-28. 

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