University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

AR Iris Hypoplasia (slit lamp only)

This is a patient with Axenfeld-Rieger Syndrome who was not diagnosed until he was 21 years of age. He has iris stromal hypoplasia without polycoria or corectopia. He does have dental anomalies, redundant periumbilical skin, and hypospadias. This patient has a mutation in the PITX2 gene.