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163 Possible Causes for Angioid Streaks of the Retina, Elbow Dimples

  • Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum

    In the physical examination, typical skin lesions were present and also an angioid streak of the retina.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Small, yellowish papular lesions form and cutaneous laxity mainly affects the neck, axillae (armpits), groin, and flexural creases (the inside parts of the elbows and knees[en.wikipedia.org] The occurrence of angioid streaks in the retina was described by Grönblad (4) and Strandberg (5) in 1929, FULL TEXT[annals.org]

  • Familial Normophosphatemic Tumoral Calcinosis

    Patients may also have dental abnormalities, vascular calcifications, cortical hyperostosis and angioid streaks of the retina.[exeterlaboratory.com] Angioid streaks of the retina. Patients with angioid streaks of the retina should be followed by an ophthalmologist.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Angioid streaks Patients should be referred to an ophthalmologist for evaluation, treatment, and monitoring of angioid streaks of the retina.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Tumoral Calcinosis

    Patients may also have dental abnormalities, vascular calcifications, cortical hyperostosis and angioid streaks of the retina.[exeterlaboratory.com] Angioid streaks of the retina. Patients with angioid streaks of the retina should be followed by an ophthalmologist.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] .: Hetrotrophic calcification hyperphosphatemia and angioid streaks of the retina. Am. J.[link.springer.com]

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  • Blue Sclera

    Individuals most commonly present with papules in the skin and/or with angioid streaks of the retina found on routine eye examination or associated with retinal hemorrhage[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Reduced tendon reflexes Genu varum Metaphyseal dysplasia Portal hypertension Squamous cell carcinoma Limited elbow extension High hypermetropia Abnormality of the hip bone[mendelian.co] […] hair Distal arthrogryposis Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency Esophageal atresia Thrombocytosis Hypoplasia of the odontoid process Neoplasm of the skin Short thorax Sacral dimple[mendelian.co]

  • Acquired Pseudoxanthoma elasticum

    Eye Vascular lesions known as angioid streaks affect the retina of most patients with PXE. They usually appear between 20 and 40 years of age.[dermnetnz.org] Small, yellowish papular lesions form and cutaneous laxity mainly affects the neck, axillae (armpits), groin, and flexural creases (the inside parts of the elbows and knees[en.wikipedia.org] streaks affect the retina of most patients with PXE.[pcds.org.uk]

  • Osteitis Deformans

    In addition to bowing of legs and cranial enlargement, signs can include a foreshortened spine and angioid streaks in the retina.[etsu.edu] Angioid streaks, also called Knapp streaks or Knapp striae are small breaks in Bruch's membrane, an elastic tissue containing membrane of the retina that may become calcified[en.wikipedia.org] […] and crack. [1] Clinical Features [ edit ] Angioid streaks are often associated with pseudoxanthoma elasticum (PXE), but have been found to occur in conjunction with other[en.wikipedia.org]

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  • Sickle Cell Disease

    Sickle cell disease (SCD) usually manifests early in childhood. For the first 6 months of life, infants are protected largely by elevated levels of Hb F; soon thereafter, the condition becomes evident. The most common clinical manifestation of SCD is vaso-occlusive crisis. A vaso-occlusive crisis occurs when the[…][emedicine.medscape.com]

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  • Pituitary Neoplasm

    Pituitary neoplasms are benign adenomas in the vast majority of cases and can secrete pituitary hormones such as prolactin and growth hormone. Symptoms include a headache and bitemporal hemianopsia in larger tumors, while hormone-induced effects such as acromegaly, galactorrhea, and Cushing's disease may be[…][symptoma.com]

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  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    The examination of the patient revealed the following signs and symptoms: atrophy in the epithelium of the retina pigment; typical angioid streaks and peau d'orange finding[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Familial Teutschlaender Disease

    Less frequently reported findings include testicular microlithiasis and angioid streaks of the retina.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In some patients, there are also vascular calcifications, angioid streaks of the retina, dental abnormalities, and/or testicular microlithiasis.[nature.com] References 1 1961 Heterotopic calcification, hyperphosphatemia and angioid streaks of the retina.[academic.oup.com]

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