Stickler syndrome

What is Stickler syndrome?

Stickler syndrome is an inherited vitreoretinopathy characterized by the association of ocular signs with more or less complete forms of Pierre-Robin sequence (see this term), bone disorders, and sensorineural deafness (10% of cases).

Other condition names

  • Hereditary progressive arthroophthalmopathy

Inheritance type

Autosomal dominant, Autosomal recessive


  • Europe: 1-9 in 100,000

Age of Onset

  • Childhood
  • Infancy
  • Neonatal
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