Rieger anomaly

Rie·ger a·nom·a·ly

iridocorneal mesochymal dysgenesis.

Rie·ger a·nom·a·ly

(rē'gĕr ă-nom'ă-lē)
Iridocorneal mesenchymal dysgenesis.


Herwigh, German ophthalmologist, 1898-1986.
Rieger anomaly - mesodermal dysgenesis of cornea and iris, producing pupillary anomalies, posterior embryotoxon, and secondary glaucoma. Synonym(s): iridocorneal mesodermal dysgenesis
Rieger syndrome - Rieger anomaly combined with hypodontia or anodontia and maxillary hypoplasia.