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Alezzandrini's syndrome

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Developmental anomaly marked by tapetoretinal degeneration, and, after months or years, unilateral facial vitiligo and poliosis appear on the same side. Bilateral perceptive deafness occasionally develops. Aetiology unknown. Occur in adolescene and early adulthood.


  • A. A. Alezzandrini:
    Manifestation unilaterale de dégénérescence tapeto-retinienne, de vitiligo, de poliose, de cheveux blancs et d'hypoacousie.
    Ophthalmologica, Basel, 1964, 147: 409-419.

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