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abnormal position of a part or organ (especially at the time of birth)

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Differential diagnoses of ectopia lentis also include trauma, syphilis, sulfite oxidase deficiency, and Weill--Marchesani syndrome.
However, patients with ectopia lentis, who participate in endurance running, are at chronic risk of exacerbating their lens malposition.
Marfan syndrome is a disorder of connective tissue and is associated with ectopia lentis, flat cornea, increased axial length of globe, hypoplastic iris or hypoplastic ciliary muscles, and various skeletal abnormalities.
Identification of FBN1 gene mutations in patients with ectopia lentis and marfanoid habitus.
Tsipouras P, Del Mastro R, Sarfarazi M, et al: Genetic linkage of the Marfan syndrome, ectopia lentis, and congenital contractural arachnodactyle to the fibrilling genes on chromosomes 15 and 5.