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VOGT, Alfred

1879–1943
  • Peter Beighton
  • Greta Beighton

Abstract

VOGT congenital cerulean cataract has a characteristic blue colour and a frosted appearance. Visual impairment is not usually severe although lens extraction may be necessary in adulthood. Inheritance is autosomal dominant.

Keywords

Retinal Detachment Corneal Dystrophy Lens Extraction Sixtieth Birthday Firm Believer 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag London Limited 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Beighton
    • 1
  • Greta Beighton
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Human GeneticsUniversity of Cape Town Medical SchoolSouth Africa

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