Microphthalmos with cyst in monozygous twins

J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. Nov-Dec 1990;27(6):294-8.

Abstract

We present two cases of microphthalmos with cyst affecting monozygotic twins. The etiology and pathogenesis of this developmental anomaly are discussed. The diagnostic evaluation, differential diagnoses, and management options of this unique disorder are also considered.

MeSH terms

  • Cysts / complications*
  • Cysts / diagnosis
  • Cysts / surgery
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Diseases in Twins* / diagnosis
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Microphthalmos / complications*
  • Microphthalmos / diagnosis
  • Microphthalmos / surgery
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Twins, Monozygotic