amaurosis


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partial or total loss of sight without pathology of the eye

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(3) Se han descrito dos tipos de migrana retiniana: amaurosis fugaz transitoria y perdida visual unilateral permanente, la cual es mucho menos frecuente.
Common indications for requesting this test include: (a) suspected transient ischemic attack (TIA), Co) reversible ischemic neurologic deficit (RIND), (c) CVA, (d) asymptomatic carotid bruit, or (e) amaurosis fugax.
History of stroke: includes stroke either by history or diagnosis by another medical practitioner, TIA or amaurosis fugax.
Sepofarsen (formerly named QR-110) is a first-in-class investigational RNA-based oligonucleotide designed to address the underlying cause of Leber's Congenital Amaurosis 10 due to the p.Cys998X mutation (also known as the c.2991+1655A>G mutation) in the CEP290 gene.
The CRB1 gene is located in chromosome 1, in the interval 1q31.2-1q32.1, and its mutations are classically associated with various heritable retinal dystrophies, including Leber Congenital Amaurosis [70, 72, 73].
winnerRenee Dooley RENEE Dooley, from Thorntree, was diagnosed with leber congenital amaurosis - a rare condition that will eventually cause her to lose her sight.
Hemispheric neurological symptoms, amaurosis fugax, and Hollenhorst plaques detected in ophthalmologic examination are findings that require imaging in the diagnosis of CAS.
Last week, we reported on Jessica Smith, eight, from Wallasey, who was born with Leber's Amaurosis Syndrome, which caused her to partially lose her sight when she was only five.
[20] Mutation in peripherin is now widely applied as cause for many neurological disorders such as recessive congenital Leber's amaurosis [21] and AML.
[USPRwire, Tue Jan 19 2016] Global Markets Direct's, 'Leber Congenital Amaurosis (LCA) - Pipeline Review, H2 2015', provides an overview of the Leber Congenital Amaurosis (LCA)'s therapeutic pipeline.
The patient usually presents with sudden painless loss of vision, with prior history of amaurosis fugax ranging from few minutes to few hours may be present.