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Glossary for Squint

Medical terms related to Squint or mentioned in this section include:

  • Alagille Syndrome: A genetic disorder affecting the liver and characterized by the absence of some or all of the liver bile ducts that transport bile within the liver.
  • Alagille syndrome: A genetic disorder affecting the liver and characterized by the absence of some or all of the liver bile ducts that transport bile within the liver.
  • Ampola syndrome: A rare genetic disease characterized primarily by mental retardation, facial anomalies, short stature, seizures and finger and toe abnormalities.
  • Angelman-Like Syndrome, X-linked: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by mental retardation, mutism, facial anomalies, epilepsy and weak eye muscles. Males tended to have severe mental retardation whereas female carriers had mild or no mental retardation. Patients do eventually walk but then often lose this ability by the age of 10 years. Female carriers tend to have mild symptoms and males have severe symptoms - symptoms are variable to some degree.
  • Aniridia -- renal agenesis -- psychomotor retardation: A rare genetic disorder characterized by missing irises of the eye, kidney developmental problems and mental retardation.
  • Aplasia cutis congenita -- epibulbar dermoids: A very rare syndrome characterized by increased skin pigmentation, a localized absence of skin (aplasia cutis congenital) and epibulbar dermoids (a benign eye tumor).
  • Arima syndrome: A rare disorder characterized mainly by eye and brain abnormalities.
  • Arthritis -- short stature -- deafness: A very rare syndrome characterized by arthritis, short stature, deafness and numerous other abnormalities.
  • Axenfeld-Rieger anomaly -- hydrocephaly -- skeletal abnormalities: A rare syndrome characterized mainly by skeletal abnormalities, excess fluid inside the skull and eye anomalies.
  • BOR-Duane hydrocephalus contiguous gene syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized primarily by an eye movement disorder (Duane syndrome), abnormal trapezius muscle (runs from neck to shoulder), hydrocephalus and BOR syndrome (branchio-oto-renal syndrome with branchial, eye and kidney abnormalities).
  • Bd syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by the association of mental retardation, small eyes and a movement disorder.
  • Bentham-Driessen-Hanveld syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized mainly by the association of undescended testes, long thin fingers and mental retardation.
  • Blind spot syndrome: An eye disorder involving crossed eyes, occasional double vision and blind spot in vision. However, generally vision is good.
  • Blurred vision: Blurriness of vision or images.
  • Bone marrow failure -- neurologic abnormalities: A rare syndrome characterized by the association of bone marrow failure and neurological abnormalities.
  • Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
  • Brainstem disorder:
  • Branchio-skeleto-genital syndrome: A rare inherited disorder characterized by mental retardation, jaw anomalies, cleft palate, sunken chest and other abnormalities.
  • Brown syndrome: A rare eye disorder characterized by inability to move the affected eye upwards due to an abnormality in the muscle that controls the eye movement. The condition may be congenital or result from an underlying condition or an injury.
  • C Syndrome: A rare inherited disorder characterized by a triangular-shaped head, facial anomalies, joint contractures and loose skin.
  • Camptodactyly -- joint contractures and facial skeletal dysplasia: A rare genetic disorder characterized by joint contractures, drooping eyelids, spinal curvature and permanently bent fingers (camptodactyly).
  • Cerebrorenodigital syndrome: A rare group of syndromes characterized mainly by brain, kidney, finger and toe abnormalities.
  • Chitayat-Moore-Del Bigio syndrome: A rare birth disorder characterized mainly by brain abnormalities, large head and facial anomalies.
  • Choroido cerebral calcification syndrome infantile form: A rare syndrome characterized by abnormal calcification in part of the brain and mental retardation.
  • Chromosome 1, monosomy 1p32: A rare chromosomal disorder where deletion of a portion of chromosome 1 causes various abnormalities such as mental retardation, clubfoot an umbilical hernia.
  • Chromosome 1, monosomy 1q4: A rare chromosomal disorder where deletion of a portion of chromosome 1 causes various abnormalities such as facial dysmorphism, retarded fetal growth, seizures, mental retardation, testicular problems and kidney defects.
  • Chromosome 13p duplication: A rare chromosomal disorder where duplication of a portion of chromosome 13 causes various abnormalities such as mental retardation, short stature, facial dysmorphism, delayed puberty and heart defects.
  • Chromosome 3, trisomy 3q13 2 q25: A rare chromosomal disorder characterized by various abnormalities including hearing loss, mental retardation, short stature, obesity and uterine and facial anomalies.
  • Chromosome 7, monosomy 7q3: A very rare chromosomal disorder involving a deletion of material from chromosome 7 at a location known as q3 which results in a wide range of abnormalities.
  • Congenital X-linked retinoschisis: An inherited eye condition where degenerative changes in the eye causes the retina to split. The severity and age of onset of symptoms can vary.
  • Cranial nerve palsy: damage to the cranial nerves or their branches
  • Craniostenosis with congenital heart disease mental retardation: A very rare disorder characterized mainly by premature fusion of the sagittal skull bones, mental retardation and heart disease that is present at birth. The disorder generally involves other variable features.
  • Cutis verticis gyrata mental deficiency: A rare inherited disorder characterized by mental retardation, seizures and eye and movement problems.
  • Del (3) (p14.2-p11): A rare chromosomal disorder characterized by various anomalies. The listed symptoms are those observed in two reported cases. The manifestations linked to most genetic defects are often variable to some degree.
  • Developmental problems: Physical or mental development difficulty.
  • Duane Syndrome: An inherited eye movement disorder. The eye opening narrows and the eyeball pulls backwards when the eyes look towards the nose.
  • Eye cancer: A malignancy that affects the eye
  • Eye movement symptoms: Symptoms affecting the movement of the eye
  • Eye symptoms: Symptoms affecting the eye
  • Eyelid symptoms: Symptoms affecting the eyelid
  • Face symptoms: Symptoms affecting the face
  • Gaucher disease type 3: A rare inherited biochemical disorder characterized by the deficiency of the enzyme called glucocerebrosidase and accumulation of glycosylceramide (glucocerebroside). There are three forms of this disease: type 1, 2 and 3. Type 3 is a subacute neurological form which often first appears in childhood.
  • Glutamate decarboxylase deficiency: A rare disorder of amino acid metabolism characterized by a deficiency of the enzyme called glutamate decarboxylase which causes seizures that will only respond to pyridoxine (vitamin B6).
  • Goldblatt-Viljoen syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized by a fully or partially blocked nasal passage and abnormalities of the forearm bone (radius) and thumbs.
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Houlston ironton temple syndrome de: A rare syndrome characterized by forearm abnormality, heart defect and an eye anomaly called blepharophimosis.
  • Houlston-Ironton-Temple syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by a forearm abnormaity, heart defect and an eye anomaly called blepharophimosis.
  • Hyperopia: Inability to focus on close objects.
  • Impaired vision: Reduced or degraded vision.
  • Intellectual deficit -- multiple anomalies: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by mental retardation and multiple birth abnormalities such as heart defects, undescended testes, curved spine and distinctive facial appearance.
  • Juvenile Retinoschisis: An inherited eye condition where degenerative changes in the eye causes the retina to split. The severity and age of onset of symptoms can vary.
  • MRXS-Christianson: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by mental retardation, mutism, facial anomalies, epilepsy and weak eye muscles. Males tended to have severe mental retardation whereas female carriers had mild or no mental retardation. Patients do eventually walk but then often lose this ability by the age of 10 years. Female carriers tend to have mild symptoms and males have severe symptoms - symptoms are variable to some degree.
  • McDonough syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by mental retardation and multiple birth abnormalities such as heart defects, undescended testes, curved spine and distinctive facial appearance.
  • Megarbane-Loiselet syndrome: A rare syndrome characterized mainly by deafness and branchial anomalies.
  • Mental retardation -- short stature -- absent phalanges: A very rare, recessively inherited syndrome characterized mainly by mental retardation, short stature and missing finger bones.
  • Mental retardation athetosis microphthalmia: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by the association of mental retardation, small eyes and a movement disorder.
  • Mental retardation unusual facies ampola type: A rare genetic disease characterized primarily by mental retardation, facial anomalies, short stature, seizures and finger and toe abnormalities.
  • Mental retardation, Microcephaly, Epilepsy and Ataxia Syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by mental retardation, mutism, facial anomalies, epilepsy and weak eye muscles. Males tended to have severe mental retardation whereas female carriers had mild or no mental retardation. Patients do eventually walk but then often lose this ability by the age of 10 years. Female carriers tend to have mild symptoms and males have severe symptoms - symptoms are variable to some degree.
  • Mental retardation, X-linked -- craniofacial dysmorphology -- epilepsy -- ophthalmoplegia -- cerebellar atrophy: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by mental retardation, mutism, facial anomalies, epilepsy and weak eye muscles. Males tended to have severe mental retardation whereas female carriers had mild or no mental retardation. Patients do eventually walk but then often lose this ability by the age of 10 years. Female carriers tend to have mild symptoms and males have severe symptoms - symptoms are variable to some degree.
  • Microcephaly, holoprosencephaly, and intrauterine growth retardation: A rare syndrome involving a small head, retarded fetal growth and holoprosencephaly (brain malformation where the two halves of the brain fail to separate).
  • Mobius syndrome: A rare genetic condition characterized by defective cranial nerves (6th and 7th), deafness, facial nerve paralysis and other abnormalities.
  • Movement symptoms: Changes to movement or motor abilities
  • Muscle symptoms: Symptoms affecting the muscles of the body
  • Musculoskeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting muscles or bones of the skeleton.
  • Myasthenia Gravis: An autoimmune disorder which interferes with nerve impulses to muscles and hence results in weak, easily fatigued muscles.
  • Myopathy: Any disease that occurs in the muscle.
  • Myopia: Nearsightedness
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Neurological symptoms: Any symptoms that are caused by neurological conditions
  • Ocular weakness: Weakness of the ocular muscles.
  • Oculocutaneous albinism, type 2: A rare inherited disorder characterized by reduced pigmentation in the skin, eyes and hair. Type 2 has normal levels of active tyrosinase which is needed for the production of melanin which gives the skin, hair and eyes their color - the fairness is caused by a different genetic mutation (OCA2 gene).
  • Oculocutaneous albinism, type 3: A rare inherited disorder characterized by slightly reduced pigmentation in the skin, eyes and hair (due to a genetic mutation of the TYRP1 gene). Type 3 is characterized by some pigmentation of the iris despite the complete absence of tyrosinase which is needed for the production of melanin which gives the skin, hair and eyes their color. Type 3 also has the milder eye problems than the other types.
  • Oculocutaneous albinism, type 4: A rare inherited disorder characterized by reduced pigmentation in the skin, eyes and hair. Type 4 involves a normal levels of tyrosinase which is needed for the production of melanin which gives the skin, hair and eyes their color. However, albinism is caused by mutation of the MATP gene (membrane associated transporter protein).
  • Paralysis symptoms: Loss of body control and/or feeling.
  • Ptosis: ptosis is an abnormally low position (drooping) of the upper eyelid
  • Retinoblastoma: A rare malignant retinal tumor that occurs in infants.
  • Retinoschisis: A rare inherited or acquired condition where the retina separates into two layers resulting in progressive vision loss.
  • Retinoschisis, Juvenile, X-Linked: An inherited eye condition where degenerative changes in the eye causes the retina to split. The severity and age of onset of symptoms can vary.
  • Retinoschisis, X-linked: A rare congenital eye disorder inherited in a X-linked manner. It is characterized by the separation of the retina into two layers which results in progressive vision loss. Though close examination may show signs of the condition, symptoms such as noticeable vision impairment generally don't become evident until middle age.
  • Retinoschisis, juvenile: An inherited eye condition where degenerative changes in the eye causes the retina to split. The severity and age of onset of symptoms can vary.
  • Rufous oculocutaneous albinism: A rare inherited disorder characterized by abnormal pigmentation balance in the skin, eyes and hair (due to a genetic mutation of the MC1R gene). Tyrosinase, which is needed for the production of melanin which gives the skin, hair and eyes their color, is present but but a pigmentation imbalance causes a distinctive reddish coloration to the skin and hair.
  • Skeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skeletal system such as the bones.
  • Soto's Syndrome: A rare hereditary disorder characterized by excessive growth during the first few years of life as well as various other mental and physical anomalies.
  • Spastic Paraplegia 18, Autosomal Recessive: A rare genetic disorder characterized mainly by weakness and spasticity in the legs. Various other anomalies are also often present. Type 18 is linked to a defect on chromosome 8p12-p11.21.
  • Split hand split foot nystagmus: A very rare syndrome characterized by a split deformity of the hands and feet as well as nystagmus.
  • Squint in both eyes: Squint in both eyes is narrowing of the eyes.
  • Squint in one eye: Squint in one eye refers to narrowing of one eye.
  • Van Bogaert-Hozay syndrome: A rare disorder characterized by destruction of ends of finger bones, mental retardation, skin wasting and eye and facial abnormalities.
  • Vision Impairment: Reduced or degraded vision.
  • Vision changes: Any change in vision or sight.
  • Vision disorders: Any condition which affects ones vision
  • Vision distortion: Distortions or changes to vision
  • Visual problems: Any problems which might occur that affect ones vision
  • Wandering eye:
  • Williams Syndrome: A syndrome characterised by mental retardation, facial abnormalities and emotional instability

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