Subclinical Visual Abnormalities in Carriers With 11778 LHON from a 300 Member Brazilian Pedigree

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Identifier Sadun_64
Title Subclinical Visual Abnormalities in Carriers With 11778 LHON from a 300 Member Brazilian Pedigree
Subject Optic Atrophy, Hereditary, Leber; Optic Atrophy, Autosomal Dominant; Optic Nerve; Optic Disk; Myelin Sheath; Retinal Ganglion Cells; Reactive Oxygen Species; 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
Description Report of a multi-year international field investigation to rural Brazil to study a cluster of LHON, including its genetic roots. Presenting Symptom: Scotoma; Telangiectasis; Blindness. Anatomy: Optic nerve; Optic disk; Retinal ganglion cells; Reactive oxygen species. Pathology: Slides showing LHON and Kjer's optic atrophy. Disease/Diagnosis: Optic Atrophy, Hereditary, Leber; Optic Atrophy, Autosomal Dominant.
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/s6tq8z35
Setname ehsl_novel_aas
Date Created 2008-04-11
Date Modified 2021-08-11
ID 177095
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6tq8z35
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