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Year : 2019  |  Volume : 31  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 221-224

Brittle cornea syndrome

Consultant Ophthalmologist, Dr. Rani Menon's Eye Clinic, Thrissur, Kerala, India

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Dr. Rani Menon
Dr. Rani Menon's Eye Clinic, Thrissur, Kerala
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DOI: 10.4103/kjo.kjo_56_19

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Brittle cornea syndrome is a rare generalized connective tissue disorder associated with extreme corneal thinning and other features such as blue sclera, keratoconus, keratoglobus, and high myopia. In this report, the mother and both the children had blue sclera of varying intensity along with corneal thinning in the children which was measurable only in the elder sibling.

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