Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

Short Subjects 

Morning Glory Anomaly With Bilateral Choroidal Colobomas in a Patient With Goldenhar’s Syndrome

Zia Chaudhuri, MS, DNB, MNAMS, FRCS (Glasg); Ashok K. Grover, MD, MNAMS, FRCS (Glasg); Shaloo Bageja, DNB; Shashi Nath Jha, MD; Sanjiv Mohan, MS

  • Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. 2007;44(3):187-189
  • Posted May 1, 2007

Abstract

ABSTRACT

A child with Goldenhar’s syndrome, bilateral choroidal colobomas, and a morning glory anomaly of the optic disk in one eye is described. Bilateral posterior segment anomalies associated with Goldenhar’s syndrome are rare. An association between the morning glory anomaly and Goldenhar’s syndrome has not been previously reported.

J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 2007;44:187-189.

AUTHORS

The authors are from the Department of Ophthalmology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India.

Originally submitted September 20, 2005.

Accepted for publication October 10, 2005.

Address correspondence to Zia Chaudhuri, MS, E-310, Purvasha, Anand Lok Society, Mayur Vihar Phase 1, New Delhi-110029, India.

Abstract

ABSTRACT

A child with Goldenhar’s syndrome, bilateral choroidal colobomas, and a morning glory anomaly of the optic disk in one eye is described. Bilateral posterior segment anomalies associated with Goldenhar’s syndrome are rare. An association between the morning glory anomaly and Goldenhar’s syndrome has not been previously reported.

J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 2007;44:187-189.

AUTHORS

The authors are from the Department of Ophthalmology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India.

Originally submitted September 20, 2005.

Accepted for publication October 10, 2005.

Address correspondence to Zia Chaudhuri, MS, E-310, Purvasha, Anand Lok Society, Mayur Vihar Phase 1, New Delhi-110029, India.

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