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 Disc; 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
Description Report of an international field investigation to rural Brazil to study a cluster of LHON, including its genetic basis; includes several images of optic nerve and optic disk with LHON. Anatomy: Optic nerve; Optic disk; Retinal ganglion cells. Disease/Diagnosis: Optic Atrophy, Hereditary, Leber. Presenting Symptom: Blindness; Papilledema; Scotoma; Dyschromatopsia.
Contributor Metadata cataloger: Ken Rockwell, Associate Librarian, Marriott Library, University of Utah
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Type Text
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
ARK ark:/87278/s6642m90
Setname ehsl_novel_aas
Date Created 2008-03-07
Date Modified 2021-08-11
ID 177069
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6642m90
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