Monozygotic twins with age-related macular degeneration

Sanford M. Meyers, Andrea A. Zachary

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This clinical study, to the best of our knowledge, is the first report of severe age-related macular degeneration in both identical twins, documented as monozygotic by genetic testing. This suggests that genetic factors may be of primary importance in certain cases of age-related macular degeneration.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)651-653
Number of pages3
JournalArchives of ophthalmology
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 1988

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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