The MICRO Syndrome is a rare hereditary disorder that affects the eyes and other organ systems.


Inheritance: autosomal recessive


Clinical findings

(1) microcephaly

(2) microphakia (abnormally small lens)

(3) microphthalmia

(4) microcornea

(5) microgenitalia in males (hypogenitalism)


Other ocular findings:

(1) optic atrophy

(2) cataracts

(3) atonic pupils


Other findings:

(1) mental retardation and/or developmental delay

(2) cortical dysplasia

(3) hypotonic diplegia

(4) agenesis or hypoplasia of the corpus callosum


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