Lens and vitreous
Dislocation of lens

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 11 May 2018, last major update February 2014

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Definition / general
Cite this page: Pernick, N. Lens and vitreous: dislocation of lens. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyelensdislocation.html. Accessed February 17th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Due to Marfan syndrome (weakness in zonules, leads to superiotemporal dislocation)
  • Due to other disruption of zonules causing anterior chamber dislocation