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2 Possible Causes for Loss of Peripheral Vision in Third and Fourth Decades of Life

  • Sorsby's Fundus Dystrophy

    2 and colour vision deficits are found. 3 Some patients complain of night blindness. 4 Most commonly, the presenting symptom is sudden acuity loss, manifest in the third[bjo.bmj.com] […] to fourth decades of life, due to untreatable submacular neovascularisation. 5 Histologically, there is accumulation of a confluent lipid containing material 30 μm thick at[bjo.bmj.com] The scientific literature describes SFD as a fully penetrant, autosomal dominant, retinal disease first described by Sorsby in 1949. 1 Clinically, early, mid-peripheral, drusen[bjo.bmj.com]

  • Retinitis Pigmentosa 27

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