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Choroideremia: Introduction

Choroideremia: A rare, inherited, progressive eye disease that causes degeneration of the retina and blindness. The disease usually only affects males. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Choroideremia is available below.

Symptoms of Choroideremia

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Causes of Choroideremia

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Choroideremia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Choroideremia

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Prognosis for Choroideremia

Prognosis for Choroideremia: blindness usually occurs by middle age

Statistics for Choroideremia

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Definitions of Choroideremia:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Choroideremia as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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