Fuchs coloboma

a small conus or crescent on the choroid, at the lower edge of the optic disk.

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  • Fuchs coloboma etc. — (fūks) [Ernst Fuchs, Austrian ophthalmologist, 1851–1930] see under coloboma, dimple, dystrophy, and syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • coloboma de Fuchs — Eng. Fuchs coloboma Pequeño defecto semilunar en la coroides situado en el borde inferior del nervio óptico …   Diccionario de oftalmología

  • Fuchs' dystrophy — Classification and external resources Fuchs corneal dystrophy. Light microscopic appearance of the cornea showing numerous excrescences (guttae) on the posterior surface of Descemet s membrane and the presence of cysts in the corneal epithelium… …   Wikipedia

  • coloboma de Fuchs — pequeño defecto semilunar en la coroides en el borde inferior del disco óptico Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

  • Coloboma — A congenital malformation (birth defect) in which part of the eye does not form due to failure of fusion of an embryonic feature called the intraocular fissure. The resultant coloboma can be likened to a missing slice from a pie that may involve… …   Medical dictionary

  • Coloboma of optic nerve — Morning Glory syndrome Classification and external resources OMIM 120430 Coloboma of optic nerve or Morning Glory syndrome is a rare defect of the optic nerve that causes moderate to severe blindness. It is extremely rare, occurring in only one… …   Wikipedia

  • Fuchs — Ernst, Austrian ophthalmologist, 1851–1930. See F. adenoma, angle of F., F. heterochromic cyclitis, F. coloboma, F. endothelial dystrophy, F. black spot, F. spur, F. stomas, under stoma, F. syndrome, F. uveitis, Dalen F. nodules, under nodule …   Medical dictionary

  • Mancha de Fuchs — La Mancha de Fuchs, también conocida como Mancha de Förster Fuchs, es una complicación de la miopía avanzada que puede observarse durante una exploración de la retina realizada por el médico u oftalmólogo.[1] Conviene recordar que la retina es la …   Wikipedia Español

  • conus — 1. [TA] SYN: cone. 2. Posterior staphyloma in myopic choroidopathy. [L. fr. G. konos, cone] c. arteriosus [TA] the left or anterosuperior, smooth walled portion of the cavity of the right ventricle of the …   Medical dictionary

  • Corneal dystrophy (human) — Main article: corneal dystrophy Corneal dystrophy (human) Classification and external resources ICD 10 H18.5 ICD 9 …   Wikipedia

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