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International Journal of Recent Trends in Science and Technology, ISSN 2277-2812 E-ISSN: 2249-8109

Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2014 pp 194-195

Case Report

Case Report of Anterior Segment Dysgenesis


Shwetha B. A.1,Vittal Nayak I.2, Sanjana S.3, Seema C.4, Tasneem A. F.5, Aluri B.6

1Assistant Professor,2Professor and HOD,3Post Graduate,4,5,6Professor

Department of Ophthalmology, Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka, INDIA.

Academic Editor : Dr. Aher K.R.



Reporting a paediatric case with anterior segment dysgenesis. The slit lamp evaluation of a 4 yr old male child showed features of bilateral microphthalmos, microcornea, central corneal opacity with alternating esotropia and horizontal jerky nystagmus. Also showed iris atrophy with corectopia. In addition to these left eye had iridocorneal adhesions and cataractous lens. The child had facial features like beak shaped nose, pre auricular tag, microdontia, hypodontia with high arched palate. ECHO showed PDA with left to right shunt. Intraocular pressure was normal. Thus reporting a case of anterior segment dysgenesis with combined features of Riegers syndrome and Peters anomaly.