Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy: new lessons from a giant pedigree in Brazil

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Identifier Sadun_40
Title Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy: new lessons from a giant pedigree in Brazil
Subject Optic Atrophy, Hereditary, Leber; Blindness; Papilledema; Scotoma; Dyschromatopsia; Optic nerve; Optic disk; Retinal ganglion cells; Brazil; Apoptosis; Cell death
Creator Alfredo A. Sadun, MD, PhD, Flora L. Thornton Chair, Professor of Ophthalmology and Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine at USC
Presenting Symptom Blindness; Papilledema; Scotoma; Dyschromatopsia
Description Report of an international field investigation to rural Brazil to study a cluster of LHON, including its genetic basis
Anatomy Optic nerve; Optic disk; Retinal ganglion cells
Disease/Diagnosis Optic Atrophy, Hereditary, Leber
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/s6642m90
Setname ehsl_novel_aas
Date Created 2008-03-07
Date Modified 2008-04-09
ID 177069
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6642m90
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