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890 Possible Causes for Progressive Loss of Vision, Retinal Pigmentation

  • Retinitis Pigmentosa

    From Wikidata Jump to navigation Jump to search retinal degeneration characterized by the gradual deterioration of the photoreceptors or the retinal pigment epithelium of[wikidata.org] A 35-year-old man presented with history of painless, progressive loss of vision in the left eye for the past 7 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Her main complaints were night blindness and progressive loss of vision since the age of 9 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Usher Syndrome Type 1

    pigment epithelial cells.[jamanetwork.com] Usher syndrome type 3 is characterized by post-lingual, progressive hearing loss, late-onset progressive vision loss due to retinitis pigmentosa and variable loss of vestibular[ltd.aruplab.com] loss of vision due to retinitis pigmentosa.[nejm.org]

  • Retinitis

    "Retinal tissue", the layers in the back of the eye, consists of neural retina and retinal pigment epithelium.[clinicaltrials.gov] A loss of side vision, or tunnel vision, is also common as RP progresses.[retinaspecialistsnw.com] Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) describes a group of related diseases that tend to run in families and cause a slow but progressive loss of vision.[bostoneyegroup.com]

  • Stargardt Macular Degeneration

    Abstract Accumulation of vitamin A-derived lipofuscin fluorophores in the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) is a pathologic feature of recessive Stargardt macular dystrophy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Loss of photoreceptor cells leads to progressive vision loss in people with Stargardt macular degeneration.[ivami.com] pigment epithelial cells, and the presence of yellow flecks extending from the macula.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Macular Degeneration

    She presented with visual distortion in her right eye and was found to have a retinal pigment epithelial detachment (RPED) on optical coherence tomography (OCT).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Both cause progressive central vision loss with intact peripheral vision.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If more and more of these atrophic areas form and merge together, the macula can take on a moth-eaten appearance, with progressive loss of vision.[richmondeye.com]

  • Boucher-Neuhauser Syndrome

    We observed broad retinal pigment epithelium atrophy and degeneration in both fundi.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Progressive loss of vision, dyschromatopsia, and photophobia are the primary ocular symptoms. Night blindness and constricted visual fields are noted by some patients.[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu] At 12 years of age, he first noticed progressive loss of vision and photophobia in both eyes. The best-corrected visual acuity was 20/200 bilaterally.[synapse.koreamed.org]

  • Retinitis pigmentosa 40

    Retinitis pigmentosa is characterized by retinal pigment deposits visible on fundus examination and primary loss of rod photoreceptor cells followed by secondary loss of cone[uniprot.org] A loss of side vision, or tunnel vision, also is common as RP progresses.[nweyes.com] Symptoms - Retinitis pigmentosa Mottling of the retinal pigment epithelium with black bone-spicule pigmentation is typically indicative (or pathognomonic) of retinitis pigmentosa[checkorphan.org]

  • Retinopathy

    Preservation of the ellipsoid zone, wave-guiding cones, and retinal sensitivity within hypoautofluorescent lesions suggest that these retinal pigment epithelium changes have[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Over time this causes photoreceptor cells to die and progressive loss of vision results.[retinaaustralia.com.au] RESULTS: A 31-year-old woman presented with a history of myasthenia gravis and rapidly progressive vision loss at the age of 23.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Retinitis Pigmentosa Type 4

    Retinitis pigmentosa is characterized by retinal pigment deposits visible on fundus examination and primary loss of rod photoreceptor cells followed by secondary loss of cone[genecards.org] They are characterized by a gradual breakdown and degeneration of photoreceptor cells, which results in a progressive loss of vision.[eyecareinstitute.com] Over time this causes photoreceptor cells to die and progressive loss of vision results.[retinaaustraliansw.com.au]

  • Retinal Macular Dystrophy Type 2

    Dry AMD causes changes of the retinal pigment epithelium, typically visible as dark pinpoint areas.[merckmanuals.com] loss of vision. (10) If both parents carry the ABCA4 mutation, there’s a 25 percent chance that a child will have the condition since it is a recessive gene. (12) No cure[everydayhealth.com] It is characterised by macular degeneration that begins in childhood, adolescence or adulthood, resulting in progressive loss of vision. [2] [2] Signs and symptoms [ edit[en.wikipedia.org]

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