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Typically, this disease first appears by years of age, but has also been diagnosed in adulthood. How the problem is treated should depend upon how it was caused and the amount of time past the original surgery, he said. Over cases have been reported in the medical literature. Genetic counseling is recommended.

Singer credits Alan Aker, M. Testes may be normal, malformed, absent, or internal undescended. Affected individuals of both genders are at risk for cancers of the testes or ovaries.

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He also recommends determining if there is any striae in the capsule where the haptic is buckling. Other treatment is symptomatic and supportive. The tilting of the optic can lead to coma aberration, increased myopia, and increased astigmatism, the literature notes. Comparisons may be useful for a differential diagnosis. This is sufficient to produce nephropathy and disorders of sexual development.

For instance, the lens may flatten but not revert back to its posterior vaulted position. Most affected females have normal genitalia.

Some pearls that can help avoid Z syndrome in the first place, Dr. Surgical removal of internal reproductive organs gonadectomy is recommended because of the high risk for gonadal malignancy.

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The bottom line for patients, Dr. Medical care involves management of fluids and electrolytes, treatment for hypertension and chemotherapy for Wilms tumor, if present.