J Korean Ophthalmol Soc.  1997 Mar;38(3):511-515.

A Case of Aicardi Syndrome

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  • 1Department of Ophthalmology, Hangang sacred heart hopsital school of Medicine, Hallym University.

Abstract

Aicardi syndrome is a congenital multiorgan disorder which is characterized by agenesis of the corpus callosum, chorioretinal ""lacunae"" (often associated with retinal colobomas and microphthalmia), vertebral anomalies, a characteristic seizure disorder, and mental retardation. We present a case of Aicardi syndrome with cleft lip and palate.

Keyword

Aicardi syndrome; Chorioretinal lacunae; Cleft lip and palate

MeSH Terms

Aicardi Syndrome*
Cleft Lip
Coloboma
Corpus Callosum
Epilepsy
Intellectual Disability
Palate
Retinaldehyde
Retinaldehyde
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