Let Blind Eyes Be Opened - Stem Cell Therapy and Aniridia
British scientists offer a ray of hope to persons suffering from aniridia
- a rare defect of being born with no iris.//
Around 1,000 people in the UK alone, suffer from this rare genetic disorder, aniridia, which means they are born without the stem cells that can rejuvenate tissue in the eye....
Low Levels of Brain Chemical May Control Appetite
...t occurs in one in 500,000 to a million people. WAGR is an acronym for the symptoms that accompany the condition: Wilms' tumor (tumor of the kidneys), aniridia
(absence of the iris), genital and urinary tract abnormalties, and mental retardation.
Some people with WAGR syndrome lack a gene for the brain che...
Aniridia in Medical Definition
Glaucoma - Floater - Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy - Red eye - Argyll Robertson pupil - Keratomycosis - Xerophthalmia - aniridia
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Circulatory system pathology ( I )
Hypertensive heart disease - Hypertensiv...
Aniridia in Medical Dictionary
...specific ... List of 57 disease causes of Frontal bossing , patient stories, diagnostic guides. ... Aicardi syndrome - frontal bossing . aniridia
- renal agenesis ... Considerations: Frontal bossing is seen only in a ... care needed for frontal bossing . Home care for disorders asso...
Aniridia in Biological Definition
...lucidum (not in humans)
Eye Related Problems
Age-related macular degeneration