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Dyschromatosis universalis hereditaria with bilateral keratopathy- A rare co-existence


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Author Details : Vinay Gupta, Kalpana Sharma, K P Chaudhary

Volume : 3, Issue : 4, Year : 2017

Article Page : 326-328


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Abstract

Dyschromatosis universalis hereditaria (DUH) is a pigmentary disorder of rare occurence comprising both hyperpigmented and hypopigmented macules forming an irregular pattern. Although ocular albinism, iris coloboma, aniridia, chorioretinal coloboma have been associated with it, we report a case of DUH with bilateral keratopathy which is a rare co-existence. This case represents the rarest association of DUH with decompensated cornea which was managed successfully with penetrating keratoplasty.

Keywords: Dyschromatosis, Keratopathy, Keratoplasty.

How to cite : Gupta V, Sharma K, Chaudhary K P, Dyschromatosis universalis hereditaria with bilateral keratopathy- A rare co-existence. IP Int J Ocul Oncol Oculoplasty 2017;3(4):326-328

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