Zinc Deficiency Optic Neuropathy

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Identifier 20110208_nanos_posters_012
Title Zinc Deficiency Optic Neuropathy
Creator Chan, Jane W; Nielsen, Jarl C
Subject Zinc Deficiency; Optic Neuropathy; Cimetidine
Description Eye tissues are rich in zinc (Zn) which converts vitamin A to retinol involved in the formation of cones. Zn chelation occurs as an uncommon side effect of cimetidine, but more often see in elderly with hepatic or renal dysfunction.
Relation is Part of NANOS 2011: Poster Presentations
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2011-02-08
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Format Creation application/pdf
Source 2011 North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Annual Meeting
Rights Management Copyright 2011. 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/s63r40b1
Setname ehsl_novel_nam
Date Created 2012-06-13
Date Modified 2012-06-21
ID 181700
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s63r40b1
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