Definitions for ectopia lentis
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Ectopia lentis is a displacement or malposition of the eye's crystalline lens from its normal location. A partial dislocation of a lens is termed lens subluxation or subluxated lens; a complete dislocation of a lens is termed lens luxation or luxated lens.
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Congenital displacement of the lens resulting from defective zonule formation.
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