Cite this page: Pernick N. Retina: retinal dysplasia. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyeretinaretinaldysplasia.html. Accessed August 22nd, 2019.
Definition / general
- Congenital anomaly associated with trisomy 13 (retinal pigment epithelium within optic nerve) or unilateral malformed eye not associated with other anomalies (such as persistent hyperplastic primary vitreous)
- References: Arch Pathol Lab Med 1977;101:540
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Series of straight branching tubes composed of abortive rod and cone layers