Hereditary Optic Neuropathy

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Identifier Hereditary-Optic-Neuropathy-2017
Title Hereditary Optic Neuropathy
Subject Hereditary Optic Neuropathy; Patient Brochure
Creator NANOS
Description Hereditary Optic NeuropathyA hereditary optic neuropathyis caused bya genetic variant (or mutation)that causesdysfunction of the neurons (nerve cells)which formthe optic nerve. The optic nerve sendsinformation from the back of the eye to the vision centerin the brain.The two most common types of hereditary optic neuropathies aredominant optic atrophy (DOA) and Leber hereditary optic neuropathy(LHON).
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Format application/pdf
Relation is Part of NOVEL Patient Portal
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Holding Institution North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Association. NANOS Executive Office 5841 Cedar Lake Road, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55416
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL
File Name Hereditary-Optic-Neuropathy-2017
ARK ark:/87278/s6dk0q9t
Setname ehsl_novel_novel
Date Created 2020-04-06
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 1538224
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