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www.medicinenet.com/blue_sclera/definition.htm

Blue sclera: a bluish coloration of the whites of the eyes. The blue color is caused by thinness and transparency of the collagen fibers of the sclera, allowing the ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6330859

Bluish sclera is associated with osteogenesis imperfecta, Marfan's syndrome, Ehlers Danlos syndrome, Blue sclera syndrome (Van der Heave syndrome), ...

www.aao.org/eyenet/article/whites-of-my-eyes-have-turned-blue

Ms. Green initially presented to her general ophthalmologist with the bluish gray discoloration of her sclera. She was then referred to our ophthalmic oncology ...

www.kjophthal.com/article.asp?issn=0976-6677;year=2017;volume=29;issue=3;spage=240;epage=243;aulast=Das

Jan 30, 2018 ... The characteristic blue sclera is caused by thinness and transparency of the collagen fibers of the sclera that allow visualization of the ...

www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2212440318309568

Blue sclera is attributed to a diversity of mechanisms, mostly arising in genetic syndromes and, to a lesser extent, in nongenetic disorders and may occur as a ...

academic.oup.com/qjmed/article/110/12/835/4064768

Aug 4, 2017 ... Blue sclera in childhood could represent a genetic disease such as osteogenesis imperfecta, but the presence of blue sclera in adult patients ...

jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaophthalmology/fullarticle/426302

Blue sclera with corneal fragility characterizes brittle cornea syndrome (BCS) ( OMIM #229200), an underrecognized predominantly ocular disorder that is often  ...

www.allaboutvision.com/resources/sclera.htm

Blue sclera. As you would expect, this condition is when a normally white sclera has a somewhat blue color. Blue sclera is caused by a congenitally thinner-than-  ...

genetics.thetech.org/ask/ask93

Feb 22, 2005 ... The white sclera takes on a bluish tint when this normally thick tissue thins. The sclera becomes translucent, allowing the underlying tissue to ...

fishmanvision.com/2020/07/13/blue-sclera

Jul 13, 2020 ... Blue sclera can be a sign of systemic disease such as collagen synthesis disease (Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, osteogenesis imperfecta ...