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What is Retinitis pigmentosa 29?

What is Retinitis pigmentosa 29?

  • Retinitis pigmentosa 29: 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 29 is linked to a genetic defect on chromosome 4q32-q34.

Retinitis pigmentosa 29: Introduction

Types of Retinitis pigmentosa 29:

Broader types of Retinitis pigmentosa 29:

How serious is Retinitis pigmentosa 29?

Prognosis of Retinitis pigmentosa 29: Visual impairment begins by the age of 20, central vision loss occurs between 25 and 30 years and complete blindness occurs between 40 and 50 years.
Complications of Retinitis pigmentosa 29: see complications of Retinitis pigmentosa 29

What causes Retinitis pigmentosa 29?

Causes of Retinitis pigmentosa 29: see causes of Retinitis pigmentosa 29

What are the symptoms of Retinitis pigmentosa 29?

Symptoms of Retinitis pigmentosa 29: see symptoms of Retinitis pigmentosa 29

Complications of Retinitis pigmentosa 29: see complications of Retinitis pigmentosa 29

Retinitis pigmentosa 29: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Retinitis pigmentosa 29.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Retinitis pigmentosa 29.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Retinitis pigmentosa 29: Medical Geneticist, Ophthalmologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Retinitis pigmentosa 29.
Treatments for Retinitis pigmentosa 29: see treatments for Retinitis pigmentosa 29

Name and Aliases of Retinitis pigmentosa 29

Main name of condition: Retinitis pigmentosa 29

Other names or spellings for Retinitis pigmentosa 29:

RP29

 

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