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What is Retinitis Pigmentosa 18?

What is Retinitis Pigmentosa 18?

  • Retinitis Pigmentosa 18: Retinitis pigmentosa is an inherited eye disorder characterized by progressive loss of peripheral vision and night vision difficulties that can cause central vision loss. There are a large number of genes linked to retinitis pigmentosa. Type 18 is linked to a genetic defect on chromosome 1q21.2.

Retinitis Pigmentosa 18: Introduction

Types of Retinitis Pigmentosa 18:

Broader types of Retinitis Pigmentosa 18:

How serious is Retinitis Pigmentosa 18?

Complications of Retinitis Pigmentosa 18: see complications of Retinitis Pigmentosa 18

What causes Retinitis Pigmentosa 18?

Causes of Retinitis Pigmentosa 18: see causes of Retinitis Pigmentosa 18
Cause of Retinitis Pigmentosa 18: The genetic anomaly is inherited in an autosomal dominant manner.

What are the symptoms of Retinitis Pigmentosa 18?

Symptoms of Retinitis Pigmentosa 18: see symptoms of Retinitis Pigmentosa 18

Complications of Retinitis Pigmentosa 18: see complications of Retinitis Pigmentosa 18

Retinitis Pigmentosa 18: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Retinitis Pigmentosa 18.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Retinitis Pigmentosa 18.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Retinitis Pigmentosa 18: see treatments for Retinitis Pigmentosa 18

Name and Aliases of Retinitis Pigmentosa 18

Main name of condition: Retinitis Pigmentosa 18

Other names or spellings for Retinitis Pigmentosa 18:

RP18

 

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