Macular hypoplasia

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Macular hypoplasia
Other namesFoveal hypoplasia
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This condition is inherited via autosomal dominant manner

Macular 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.

Human retina(top)


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

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