Eye conditions

Our information on individual eye conditions is medically checked and is designed to be as useful as possible. We have grouped them below, in alphabetical order, into three groups: names beginning with A to C, D to N and O to Z to make them easier to find quickly.

A - C

D - N

O - Z

Rare eye conditions

Unfortunately, we are not able to produce detailed medical information on the some of the rarer eye conditions, so we have created a list of charities and support groups who offer specialised advice on our rare eye conditions page.

  • Albinism
  • Alstrom syndrome
  • Behcets syndrome
  • Birdshot uveitis
  • Dystonia
  • Ehlers-Danos syndrome
  • Friedreich’s ataxia
  • Laurence-Moon-Bardet-Biedl syndrome
  • Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON)
  • Marfan syndrome
  • Micro and anophthalmia
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Ocular melanoma
  • Pseudoxanthoma elasticum
  • Punctate inner choroidopathy
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Stickler syndrome
  • Toxoplasmosis of the eye

Help and support

If you are looking for information on eye conditions not listed above, have a read of our further information on eye conditions page.

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Emotional support

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