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DA: 383

Developmental anomaly information

Definition: A congenital abnormality in which there is only a rudimentary iris. This is due to the failure of the optic cup to grow. Aniridia occurs in a hereditary form, usually autosomal dominant.


  • Absence of iris

Developmental anomaly parent: Anophtalmos

Topology: Human body > Head and neck > Head > Face > Eyes

System: Human body > Nervous system > Sensory organs > Eyes

Developmental anomaly category: Anomaly of underdevelopment or overdevelopment

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Last modified: 2009-01-07 18:16:15 by farideh

Created: 2008-06-10 16:37:02 by jcfournet

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