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Optic nerve disorder

Optic nerve disorder: Introduction

Optic nerve disorder: Any condition which impairs the function of the optic nerve. Examples of such conditions includes glaucoma, optic nerve inflammation and impaired blood supply to the optic nerve. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Optic nerve disorder is available below.

Symptoms of Optic nerve disorder

Treatments for Optic nerve disorder

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Optic nerve disorder: Complications

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Causes of Optic nerve disorder

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Optic nerve disorder: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Optic nerve disorder

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Optic nerve disorder: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Research about Optic nerve disorder

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Clinical Trials for Optic nerve disorder

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Definitions of Optic nerve disorder:

Conditions which produce injury or dysfunction of the second cranial or optic nerve, which is generally considered a component of the central nervous system. Damage to optic nerve fibers may occur at or near their origin in the retina, at the optic disk, or in the nerve, optic chiasm, optic tract, or lateral geniculate nuclei. Clinical manifestations may include decreased visual acuity and contrast sensitivity, impaired color vision, and an afferent pupillary defect. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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More information about Optic nerve disorder

  1. Optic nerve disorder: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications

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