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Scleral disorder

MedGen UID:
11345
Concept ID:
C0036412
Disease or Syndrome
Synonym: Scleral disease
SNOMED CT: Disorder of sclera (33064008)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0001269

Definition

A disorder affecting the sclera. Examples include inflammatory processes (e.g., scleritis and episcleritis), and degenerative processes. Primary tumors of the sclera are extremely rare. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVScleral disorder

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PubMed

Dionne-Odom J, Cozzi GD, Franco RA, Njei B, Tita ATN
Am J Obstet Gynecol 2022 Mar;226(3):335-346. Epub 2021 Sep 10 doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2021.09.002. PMID: 34516961Free PMC Article
Daniel Diaz J, Sobol EK, Gritz DC
Surv Ophthalmol 2016 Nov-Dec;61(6):702-717. Epub 2016 Jun 16 doi: 10.1016/j.survophthal.2016.06.002. PMID: 27318032
Weber JS, Kähler KC, Hauschild A
J Clin Oncol 2012 Jul 20;30(21):2691-7. Epub 2012 May 21 doi: 10.1200/JCO.2012.41.6750. PMID: 22614989

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