About Familial Retinal Arterial Macroaneurysm

Retinal Arterial Macroaneurysm with Supravalvular Pulmonic Stenosis, also known as familial retinal arterial macroaneurysm, is related to macular retinal edema and atherosclerosis susceptibility. An important gene associated with Retinal Arterial Macroaneurysm with Supravalvular Pulmonic Stenosis is IGFBP7 (Insulin Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 7). Affiliated tissues include eye, heart and retina, and related phenotypes are pulmonic stenosis and exudative retinal detachment

Major Symptoms of Familial Retinal Arterial Macroaneurysm

Familial retinal arterial macroaneurysm is a rare genetic disorder characterized by the formation of large, dilated blood vessels in the retina. Some of the major symptoms include:

1. Rapidly growing blind spots or blindness

2. Numbness or tingling in the affected area

3. Vision loss or blurred vision

4. Irregular or rapid eye movements

5. Flashing lights or visual distortions

6. Increased sensitivity to light

7. Light sensitivity

8. Blurred vision

9. Vision loss

10. Strabismus (involuntary eye movement)

Note: The symptoms may vary from person to person and may worsen over time. Consulting a professional eye doctor is recommended for proper diagnosis and management.

Suitable Lifestyle for People with Familial Retinal Arterial Macroaneurysm

Suitable lifestyle options for people with Familial retinal arterial macroaneurysm include:

1. Maintaining good living habits and avoiding bad habits such as smoking and drinking can help reduce the risk of eye diseases.

2. Pay attention to eye health, conduct regular eye examinations, such as fundus examinations, intraocular pressure examinations, etc. , and promptly treat any eye diseases.

3. Eat a balanced diet and eat more vegetables, fruits, whole grains and other foods rich in vitamins and minerals, which are helpful for eye health.

4. Try to avoid staring at computers, mobile phones and other electronic products for long periods of time to avoid damaging eye nerves.

5. Proper eye exercises can help relieve eye fatigue.

6. Conduct regular eye examinations every year, such as fundus examinations, intraocular pressure examinations, etc. , and promptly treat any eye diseases.

Other Diseases

Peripheral Arterial Disease Arterial Tortuosity Syndrome Peripheral Arterial Stenosis Intracranial and Extracranial Arterial Stenosis Lower Extremity Arterial Ischemic Disease Retinal Coloboma Retinal Diseases Retinal Vasculitis Retinal Telangiectasia Retinal Dystrophy

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