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Blindness: Introduction

Blindness: Any type of vision loss (e.g. blindness, blurred vision, double vision, etc.) is a symptom of great concern. Many of the causes are very serious ... more about Blindness.

Blindness: The inability to see out of the eyes. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Blindness is available below.

Symptoms of Blindness

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Blindness:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Blindness?

Blindness: Related Patient Stories

Blindness: Deaths

Read more about Deaths and Blindness.

Types of Blindness

Blindness: Complications

Read more about complications of Blindness.

Causes of Blindness

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Disease Topics Related To Blindness

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Blindness:

Blindness: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Blindness: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Blindness: Animations

Research about Blindness

Visit our research pages for current research about Blindness treatments.

Clinical Trials for Blindness

The US based website lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

Some of the clinical trials listed on for Blindness include:

Prevention of Blindness

Prevention information for Blindness has been compiled from various data sources and may be inaccurate or incomplete. None of these methods guarantee prevention of Blindness.

Statistics for Blindness

Blindness: Broader Related Topics

Blindness Message Boards

Related forums and medical stories:

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Blindness, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Definitions of Blindness:

Visual impairments limiting one or more of the basic functions of the eye: visual acuity, dark adaptation, color vision, or peripheral vision. These may result from EYE DISEASES; OPTIC NERVE DISEASES; VISUAL PATHWAY diseases; OCCIPITAL LOBE diseases; OCULAR MOTILITY DISORDERS; and other conditions. Visual disability refers to inability of the individual to perform specific visual tasks, such as reading, writing, orientation, or traveling unaided. (From Newell, Ophthalmology: Principles and Concepts, 7th ed, p132) - (Source - Diseases Database)

Lack of sight - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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