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November 1969

Lester's Line in Hereditary Osteo-onychodysplasia

Author Affiliations

Iowa City
From the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1969;82(5):700-703. doi:10.1001/archopht.1969.00990020694020

Hereditary osteo-onychodysplasia is a syndrome primarily affecting the fingernails, elbows, knees, and pelvis. The anomaly of the iris first described by Lester and discussed in this paper is not a valid part of this syndrome. A case report and the findings in family members are presented.

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