Mitochondrial Optic Neuropathies (MON)

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Identifier Sadun_50
Title Mitochondrial Optic Neuropathies (MON)
Subject Optic Nerve Diseases; Optic Atrophy, Hereditary, Leber; Blindness; Alcoholic Neuropathy; Cuba; Castro, Fidel, 1926-; Folate; Brazil; Optic Nerve; Optic Disk; Retinal Ganglion Cells; 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 Combination of two presentations on optic nerve diseases, covering the cases in Cuba and Brazil. Titles: Cuban epidemic of optic neuopathy: even zealots must eat, or, Conversations with Castro and Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy: a very large new pedigree in Brazil; includes several images of optic nerve and optic disk with LHON. Anatomy: Optic nerve; Optic disk; Retinal ganglion cells. Disease/Diagnosis: Optic nerve diseases; Optic Atrophy, Hereditary, Leber; Alcoholic neuropathy. Treatment: Folate.
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
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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
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6n61hwq
Setname ehsl_novel_aas
Date Created 2008-03-26
Date Modified 2021-08-11
ID 177081
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