Congenital primary aphakia

What is Congenital primary aphakia?

A rare developmental defect during embryogenesis characterised by an absence of the lens. CPAK can be associated with variable secondary ocular defects.

Inheritance type

Autosomal recessive

Age of Onset

  • Infancy
  • Neonatal
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