Congenital microcoria

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Congenital microcoria

Synonyms: Congenital miosis

Congenital microcoria is a rare autosomal dominant ophthalmological disease caused by maldevelopment of the dilator muscle of the pupil that is characterized by small pupils (<2 mm in diameter) from birth peripheral iris hypopigmentation and transillumination defects leading to errors of refraction (myopia astigmatism) and sometimes juvenile open angle glaucoma.

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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version April 2024

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