Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy (LHON) in Brazil: Opportunities

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Identifier Sadun_7
Title Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy (LHON) in Brazil: Opportunities
Subject Optic Atrophy, Hereditary, Leber; Optic nerve; Optic disk; Myelin sheath; Brimonidine; Alphagan; Edema; Scotoma; Telangiectasis; Blindness; Brazil
Creator Alfredo A. Sadun, MD, PhD, Flora L. Thornton Chair, Professor of Ophthalmology and Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine at USC
Presenting Symptom Edema; Scotoma; Telangiectasis; Blindness
Description Report of an international field investigation to rural Brazil to study a cluster of LHON, including its genetic roots. Presented at Allergan, 2006.
Anatomy Optic nerve; Myelin sheath; Optic kisk
Pathology Includes pathology slides of LHON
Disease/Diagnosis Optic Atrophy, Hereditary, Leber
Treatment Brimonidine; Alphagan
Imaging Includes several images of optic nerve and optic disk with LHON
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Type Text; Image
Format application/pdf
Format Creation Created in Microsoft PowerPoint
Rights Management Copyright 2008. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Contributing Institution Doheny Eye Institute; University of Southern California. Dept. of Opthalmology; University of Southern California. Dept. of Neurological Surgery
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Language eng
Metadata Cataloger Ken Rockwell, Associate Librarian, Marriott Library, University of Utah
ARK ark:/87278/s6t1817w
Setname ehsl_novel_aas
Date Created 2008-02-21
Date Modified 2015-04-07
ID 177041
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t1817w