Stargardt disease 3


Stargardt disease 3: A rare genetic eye disorder that affects children and involves degeneration of the macula which is responsible for central vision which allows detailed visual function such as reading. Type 3 is caused by a defect in the ELOVL4 gene.


* Macular degeneration * Progressive central vision loss * Light sensitivity * Distorted vision * Retinal pigment degeneration * Flecks in the retina


* Distorted vision * Light sensitivity