IMPLICATIONS OF UNDIAGNOSED KEARN-SAYRE SYNDROME IN CHRONIC PROGRESSIVE EXTERNAL OPHTHALMOPLEGIA PATIENTS

Erin Sherman

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Abstract

Kearn-Sayre Syndrome is a rare mitochondrial disorder with ocular manifestations of ophthalmoplegia, ptosis, and pigmentary retinopathy. Due to associated cardiac complications and risk of mortality, proper diagnosis and referral is critical.

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Year: 2016

Program Number: R2016175

Author Affiliation: State University of New York College of Optometry

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