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19 Possible Causes for Onset of Myopia in Adolescence

  • Cortical Blindness

    myopia commonly begins during early adolescence, becomes stable in most individuals in their 20s and 30s, and then typically moves toward hyperopia, or farsightedness, in[onlinelibrary.wiley.com] […] between facial and braincase maturation, if eye volume decreases while orbital size continues to increase, even after ontogeny ceases, this may help explain why juvenile‐onset[onlinelibrary.wiley.com]

  • X-Linked Mixed Deafness with Perilymphatic Gusher

    Adolescent onset of sensorineural loss.[slideplayer.com] Myopia, retinal detachments Osteoarthritis, Robin-sequence type cleft palate Usher syndrome(s)Marked heterogeneity with 12 loci identified thus far MultipleMild to profound[slideplayer.com]

  • Stickler Syndrome

    Myopia may be detectable shortly after birth, but the onset varies and may not develop until adolescence or even adulthood in some cases.[rarediseases.org] The first signs usually become apparent during early adolescence, but onset can be as early as age two years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Stickler syndrome is characterized by the following clinical features: vitreoretinal degeneration, myopia, cataracts, retinal holes and detachments, sensorineural hearing[rarediseases.org]

  • Cleft Uvula

    Myopia may be detectable shortly after birth, but the onset varies and may not develop until adolescence or even adulthood in some cases.[rarediseases.org] Stickler syndrome is characterized by the following clinical features: vitreoretinal degeneration, myopia, cataracts, retinal holes and detachments, sensorineural hearing[rarediseases.org]

  • Spondyloepimetaphyseal Dysplasia Type Strudwick 

    The first signs usually become apparent during early adolescence, but onset can be as early as age two years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] High-grade myopia is a refractive error greater than or equal to 6 diopters.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Stickler Syndrome Type 2

    Myopia may be detectable shortly after birth, but the onset varies and may not develop until adolescence or even adulthood in some cases.[rarediseases.org] The first signs usually become apparent during early adolescence, but onset can be as early as age two years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Stickler syndrome is characterized by the following clinical features: vitreoretinal degeneration, myopia, cataracts, retinal holes and detachments, sensorineural hearing[rarediseases.org]

  • MASS Syndrome

    Myopia may be detectable shortly after birth, but the onset varies and may not develop until adolescence or even adulthood in some cases.[rarediseases.org] Stickler syndrome is characterized by the following clinical features: vitreoretinal degeneration, myopia, cataracts, retinal holes and detachments, sensorineural hearing[rarediseases.org]

  • Spondylo-Ocular Syndrome

    Myopia may be detectable shortly after birth, but the onset varies and may not develop until adolescence or even adulthood in some cases.[rarediseases.org] Stickler syndrome is characterized by the following clinical features: vitreoretinal degeneration, myopia, cataracts, retinal holes and detachments, sensorineural hearing[rarediseases.org]

  • Stickler Syndrome Type 5

    The first signs usually become apparent during early adolescence, but onset can be as early as age two years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] High-grade myopia is a refractive error greater than or equal to 6 diopters.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Autosomal Dominant Oto-Spondylo-Megaepiphyseal Dysplasia

    The first signs usually become apparent during early adolescence, but onset can be as early as age two years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] High-grade myopia is a refractive error greater than or equal to 6 diopters.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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