Table 1

Clinical characteristics of 81 patients at presentation

Group I classic syndrome
No (%)
Group II incomplete syndrome
No (%)
Number of patients51 (100)30 (100)
Male/female ratio11/40 (22/78)10/20 (33/66)
Myopia more than 1 dioptre37 (73)21 (70)
Visual acuity of affected eye at presentation
 ≤20/20021 (42)14 (47)
 <20/4014 (27)6 (20)
 ≥20/4016 (31)10 (33)
Average age (years) (range)29 (17–40)30 (11–50)
Linear streaks8 (16%)None