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Axenfeld-Rieger syndrome MeSH Supplementary Concept Data 2024

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Axenfeld-Rieger syndrome
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Entry Term(s)
Anterior Chamber Cleavage Syndrome
Axenfeld Anomaly
Axenfeld Syndrome
Axenfeld-Rieger Anomaly
Axenfeld-Rieger Anomaly with or without Cardiac Defects and-or Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Axenfeld-Rieger Syndrome, Type 1
Axenfeld-Rieger Syndrome, Type 3
Iridogoniodysgenesis with somatic anomalies
Rieger Syndrome, Type 1
Rieger Syndrome, Type 3
Rieger syndrome
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Anterior Eye Segment / *abnormalities
*Eye Abnormalities
*Eye Diseases, Hereditary
A spectrum of developmental abnormalities affecting the anterior segment of the eye. Blindness due to GLAUCOMA occurs in 50% of cases. Other anomalies include DENTAL ENAMEL HYPOPLASIA, failure of involution of periumbilical skin, and hypoplasia of the MAXILLARY BONE. Germline mutations have been identified in the PITX2 gene for Type I (OMIM: 180500) and the FOXC gene for Type 3 (OMIM: 602482).Type 2 has been mapped to chromosome 13 (OMIM: 601499)
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Axenfeld-Rieger syndrome Preferred
Axenfeld-Rieger Anomaly Narrower
Axenfeld-Rieger Syndrome, Type 1 Narrower
Axenfeld-Rieger Syndrome, Type 3 Narrower
Axenfeld Syndrome Related
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