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November 1977

Ocular Manifestations of Focal Dermal Hypoplasia Syndrome

Author Affiliations

From the Eye Pathology Laboratory, Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1977;95(11):1997-2001. doi:10.1001/archopht.1977.04450110091009

• Although 40% of patients with the focal dermal hypoplasia syndrome have ocular abnormalities, to our knowledge, only one case of this condition has been previously described in the ophthalmic literature. Two additional cases are presented, and the systemic and ocular findings are reviewed.

(Arch Ophthalmol 95:1997-2001, 1977)