Ectopia Lentis in Marfan's Syndrome
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A 27-year-old woman with a diagnosis of Marfan's syndrome presented with worsening vision and glare in each eye for 1 month. On examination, visual acuity was 20/30 in each eye. Superotemporal partial subluxation of the lens was noted in each eye. On close inspection of the right eye, a decrease in the overall number of zonules was observed as widened spaces between zonules (arrows). Intraocular pressure was normal. Ectopia lentis is an ocular finding in Marfan's syndrome and typically develops between birth and 30 years of age. The lens subluxation is typically bilateral, symmetric and in the superotemporal direction, although it may occur in other directions. Zonular fibers of the lens are few and are often attenuated and broken...

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