24 Possible Causes for Lens Subluxation in USA

  • Ectopia Lentis

    Lens subluxation is also seen in dogs and is characterized by a partial displacement of the lens. … A partial dislocation of a lens is termed lens subluxation or subluxated lens; a complete dislocation of a lens is termed lens luxation or luxated lens. … Other signs of lens subluxation include mild conjunctival redness, vitreous humour degeneration, prolapse of the vitreous into the anterior chamber, and an increase or decrease[1]

  • Traumatic Cataract

    subluxation, lens dislocation, ruptured globe, traumatic optic neuropathy, vitreous hemorrhage, retinal detachment o Monocular diplopia - Lens subluxation with partial phakic … subluxation, miotics may correct monocular diplopia. … - Subluxation, dislocation, capsular integrity (anterior and posterior), cataract (extent and type), swelling, phacodonesis o Vitreous - Presence or absence of hemorrhage[2]

  • Glaucoma

    Subluxation of lens Mobile lens syndrome Posterior synechiae Iris-vitreous block in aphakia Pseudophakia Uveitis Pupillary block glaucoma — Without pupillary block Ciliary … Subluxation of lens Mobile lens syndrome Plateau iris syndrome — Uveal edema After scleral buckling, panretinal photocoagulation, or central retinal vein occlusion Retrolenticular … Cysts of the iris and ciliary body — Forward vitreous shift after lens extraction — Intraocular tumors Malignant melanoma Retinoblastoma Lens-induced mechanisms Intumescent lens[3]

  • Secondary Glaucoma

    With pupillary block: Lens-induced: Intumescent lens, Lens subluxation Posterior synechiae: Iris-vitreous block in aphakia, Pseudophakia, Uveitis Pupillary block glaucoma … subluxation) Plateau iris syndrome Uveal edema (scleral buckling, panretinal photocoagulation, central retinal vein occlusion) Retrolenticular tissue contracture (persistent … glaucoma) Cysts of iris and ciliary body Forward vitreous shift after lens extraction Intraocular tumors (malignant melanoma, retinoblastoma) Lens-induced (intumescent lens, lens[4]

  • Aortic Dilation

    Ocular abnormalities such as lens subluxation, and/or myopia may be present in nearly 75% of the patients. … The 1996 Ghent criteria were adopted worldwide, but diagnostic criteria were revised in 2010, highlighting aortic root aneurysm and lens subluxation more [ 6 , 7 ]. … subluxation, poor muscle tone are clinical findings of Ehler-Danlos.[5]

  • Angle Closure Glaucoma

    Subluxation of lens Mobile lens syndrome Posterior synechiae Iris-vitreous block in aphakia Pseudophakia Uveitis Pupillary block glaucoma — Without pupillary block Ciliary … Subluxation of lens Mobile lens syndrome Plateau iris syndrome — Uveal edema After scleral buckling, panretinal photocoagulation, or central retinal vein occlusion Retrolenticular … Cysts of the iris and ciliary body — Forward vitreous shift after lens extraction — Intraocular tumors Malignant melanoma Retinoblastoma Lens-induced mechanisms Intumescent lens[6]

  • Aniridia

    Typically lens subluxates superiorly. … Other features include corneal changes, glaucoma, cataract, lens subluxation, strabismus, optic nerve coloboma and hypoplasia. … subluxation or dislocation occur but are infrequent. [7]

  • Marfan Syndrome
    Lens Subluxation

    ., lens subluxation). … If the lens subluxation is subtle then imaging with high-resolution ultrasound biomicroscopy might be used. … Ocular evaluation for myopia and lens subluxation requires ophthalmology assessment.[8] [9] [10]

  • Acute Glaucoma

    Common causes of secondary glaucoma include: inflammation inside the eye (uveitis); advanced cataracts; cancer in the eye; lens subluxation or luxation (i.e. displacement[11]

  • Mydriasis

    At 30 mins the pupil size is measured at the slit lamp (see later) and the anterior segment re-evaluated for complications as posterior synechiae, subtle lens subluxation[12]

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References

  1. Ectopia lentis, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ectopia_lentis
  2. Eye: Traumatic Cataract, http://eyeglobe-eyeglobe.blogspot.com/2009/12/t…
  3. Overview of Glaucoma - Eye Disorders, http://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/eye-di…
  4. Glaucoma basics : Classification of Glacuoma, http://epomedicine.com/medical-students/glaucom…
  5. Aortic Aneurysm in Children and Adolescents, http://www.intechopen.com/books/aortic-aneurysm…
  6. Angle-Closure Glaucoma - Eye Disorders, http://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/eye-di…
  7. Aniridia - EyeWiki, http://eyewiki.aao.org/Aniridia
  8. Marfan Syndrome — AAPOS, http://www.aapos.org/terms/conditions/68
  9. Marfan syndrome, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marfan_syndrome
  10. European Journal of Human Genetics, http://www.nature.com/ejhg/journal/v15/n7/full/…
  11. Glaucoma @ Animal Eye Care, http://animaleyecare.net/diseases/glaucoma/
  12. Maximal mydriasis evaluation in cataract surgery Ho T, Fan R, Hong WW, Khian KB, http://www.ijo.in/article.asp?issn=0301-4738;ye…