exudative vitreoretinopathy

ex·u·da·tive vit·re·o·ret·i·nop·a·thy

[MIM*193220]
a familial, slowly progressive ocular disease; characterized by posterior vitreous detachment, vitreous membranes, heterotopia of macula, retinal detachment, neovascularization, and recurrent hemorrhage.
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Izzy, who was diagnosed with familial exudative vitreoretinopathy disorder at just six weeks old, began lessons with ice skating coach Michelle Cosham and at first was nervous on the rink, holding on to the side and using a polar bear skate aid.
present the clinical findings, FFA, and family screening results of a 49-year-old male patient with familial exudative vitreoretinopathy (AEVR) and discuss the case in the context of the literature.
Asked how long, Fred - who suffers from the degenerative disease, familial exudative vitreoretinopathy - has before he loses his sight, his mum says: "It could be tomorrow or two years time.
Asked how long, Fred -- who suffers from the degenerative disease, familial exudative vitreoretinopathy -- has before he loses his sight, his mum says: "It could be tomorrow or two years time.
report genetic heterogeneity and associated variable phenotypes in familial exudative vitreoretinopathy (FEVR) which is a complex disorder characterized by incomplete development of the retinal vasculature.
Two-year-old Joe has a very rare condition called Familial Exudative Vitreoretinopathy, a genetic eye disorder which affects the growth and development of blood vessels in the retina of the eye.
The 19-year-old was born with Familial Exudative Vitreoretinopathy - a rare, progressive eye disorder - so his parents were warned very early on that he would one day lose his sight.
In the study, the international research team led by the University of Leeds found that the TSPAN12 gene is faulty in patients with a disease known as FEVR (Familial Exudative Vitreoretinopathy), which affects the development of the eye.
[S] I have two children that were diagnosed with Familial Exudative Vitreoretinopathy (FEVR) and are now both legally blind.
Familial exudative vitreoretinopathy (FEVR) is a rare hereditary disease affecting retinal vascular development, and was first described in 1969 by Criswick and Schepens.
Familial exudative vitreoretinopathy (FEVR, OMIM 133780) is a complex disorder characterized by incomplete development of the retinal vasculature.
Maltese et al., "Genotype-phenotype characterization of novel variants in six Italian patients with familial exudative vitreoretinopathy," Journal of Ophthalmology, vol.