Erythromycin Can Precipitate the Onset of Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy

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Identifier 20040331_nanos_posters_047
Title Erythromycin Can Precipitate the Onset of Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy
Creator Lam, Byron L; Corneliu C Luca, Corneliu C; Morales, Carlos T
Subject Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy; erythromycin
Description The age of onset and severity of Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy (LHON) are unpredictable and have beenattributed to genetic background as well as to environmental factors. Drugs that directly affect mitochondrial function can also precipitate the onset of a mitochondrial disease. The best examples include aminoglycoside-induced hearing loss and AZT myopathy.
Relation is Part of NANOS 2004: Poster Presentations
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2004-03-31
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Format Creation application/pdf
Source 2004 North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Annual Meeting
Rights Management Copyright 2004. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
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 http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6x383zr
Setname ehsl_novel_nam
Date Created 2011-12-13
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 181508
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6x383zr
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