A case of amniotic band syndrome with bilateral epibulbar choristoma

Toshinori Murata, Shuichi Hashimoto, Tatsuro Ishibashi, Hajime Inomata, Katsuo Sueishi

研究成果: Contribution to journalArticle査読

7 被引用数 (Scopus)

抄録

An autopsy case of amniotic band syndrome with bilateral epibulbar choristoma is described. The left eye reveals a complex choristoma and the right eye a dermis-like choristoma. Both choristomatous lesions included lenticular tissue suggesting that rupture of the amnion, which is the initial event of amniotic band syndrome, might have occurred at about the fourth week of gestation. Since the other systemic manifestations of amniotic band syndrome are considered to be compression deformities of the fetus caused by oligohydramnios or amniotic band, the occurrence of epibulbar choristomas in both eyes in this case suggests that a compression mechanism may play a role in the pathogenesis of epibulbar choristoma.

本文言語英語
ページ(範囲)685-687
ページ数3
ジャーナルBritish Journal of Ophthalmology
76
11
DOI
出版ステータス出版済み - 1992

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ophthalmology
  • Sensory Systems
  • Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience

フィンガープリント 「A case of amniotic band syndrome with bilateral epibulbar choristoma」の研究トピックを掘り下げます。これらがまとまってユニークなフィンガープリントを構成します。

引用スタイル