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Topics: | Peters Plus Syndrome | Krause - Kivlin S. | Peters Anomalie Avec Nanisme | Peters Anomaly with Short Limb Dwarfism |

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PETERS ANOMALY WITH SHORT - LIMB DWARFISM
Victor A. McKusick, OMIM, Johns Hopkins University, August 30, 2007
Alternative titles; symbols
KRAUSE - KIVLIN SYNDROME
PETERS PLUS SYNDROME
( We observed this disorder associated with multiple chromosomal centromere anomalies akin to those seen in patients with CREST )
Kivlin et al. (1986) suggested that Peters anomaly, since it occurs with many syndromes both genetic and nongenetic, ... Features of Peters anomaly, a major error in the embryonic development of the eye, are corneal clouding and variable iridolenticulocorneal adhesions ... Association of Peters anomaly and short - limb dwarfism in a brother and sister ...
Van Schooneveld et al. (1984) described 11 cases of what they referred to as Peters - plus syndrome ... Short of stature ... Brachymorphism and abnormal ears ... Brachymorphism was most evident in the hands ... Severe mental retardation was present in some ...

Peters plus syndrome
ORPHA.net
Synonym(s) and inclusion(s)
- Peters anomaly with short limb dwarfism
... Cataract can be associated. Other possible signs include dysmorphic facies and hypospadias ... Dwarfism ... Mental retardation ... In the ear and cleft palate ...

Peters - plus syndrome
ORPHA.net
Visitor Comments [French]
Synonyme(s) et inclusion(s)
- Peters anomalie avec nanisme
... Le glaucome congénital de Peters est dû á une anomalie du développement embryologique d'origine génétique ... On retrouve également des dysmorphies faciales et des hypospadias. Si on constate en plus un nanisme avec retard mental, des anomalies de l'oreille et une fente palatine, on parle alors de syndrome de Peters - plus ...

Anomalía de Peters: actitud terapéutica
A. Fernández Guardiola, Annals d’Oftalmologia 2005;13(2):115-118
Visitor Comments [Spanish]
Presentamos un caso clínico y nuestra actitud terapéutica en un paciente de 1 mes de vida, de raza negra, afecto
de Anomalía de Peters bilateral. ... Los Síndromes de Clivaje de la cámara anterior, llamados también Disgenesia mesodérmica de iris y córnea1, cursan con anomalía de la córnea, del iris y del ángulo iridocorneal, con diferentes formas de presentación, según afecten la zona central, la periférica o ambas, y sean más o menos severas. Son debidos a una alteración en el desarrollo embrionario del segmento anterior2. ... Asimismo pueden aparecer alteraciones sistémicas como hidrocefalia, hipoplasia ulmonar, fisura palatina, malformaciones cardiacas y genitourinarias, disóstosis craneofacial y alteraciones neurológicas.

Enfermedad: Peters-Plus síndrome
Orpha.net
Visitor Comments [Spanish]
El glaucoma congénito de Peters es un trastorno del desarrollo de base genética en el embrión que ocurre cuando las células de la cresta neural mesenquimal migran al final de la tercera semana de vida intrauterina ...

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Last Updated: 2008/3/10

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