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Goldmann-Favre syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • Enhanced S-cone syndrome
  • Retinoschisis with early hemeralopia
  • Favre hyaloideoretinal degeneration
  • Retinoschisis with early nyctalopia
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Treatment

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How might Goldmann Favre syndrome be treated?

While treatment options for complications such as, retinoschisis and cystoid macular edema may be recommended, currently there is not a cure or specific targeted treatment for Goldmann Favre syndrome.[3468][1]
Last updated: 5/16/2011

References
  1. Iannaccone A, Fung KH, Eyestone ME, Stone EM. Treatment of adult-onset acute macular retinoschisis in enhanced s-cone syndrome with oral acetazolamide. Am J Ophthalmol. 2009 Feb;147(2):307-312.e2.; http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2677970/?tool=pubmed. Accessed 5/16/2011.


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Other Names for this Disease
  • Enhanced S-cone syndrome
  • Retinoschisis with early hemeralopia
  • Favre hyaloideoretinal degeneration
  • Retinoschisis with early nyctalopia
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.