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What is Rodrigues blindness?

What is Rodrigues blindness?

  • Rodrigues blindness: A rare disorder characterized by severe eye malformations, short stature and hair and dental anomalies.

Rodrigues blindness is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Rodrigues blindness, or a subtype of Rodrigues blindness, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Rodrigues blindness: Introduction

Types of Rodrigues blindness:

Broader types of Rodrigues blindness:

What causes Rodrigues blindness?

Causes of Rodrigues blindness: see causes of Rodrigues blindness

What are the symptoms of Rodrigues blindness?

Symptoms of Rodrigues blindness: see symptoms of Rodrigues blindness

Rodrigues blindness: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Rodrigues blindness.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Rodrigues blindness.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Rodrigues blindness: Ophthalmologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Rodrigues blindness.
Treatments for Rodrigues blindness: see treatments for Rodrigues blindness

Name and Aliases of Rodrigues blindness

Main name of condition: Rodrigues blindness

Other names or spellings for Rodrigues blindness:

Microphthalmos, microcornea, and sclerocornea with short stature and hair and dental abnormalities

Microphthalmos, microcornea, and sclerocornea
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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