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amaurosis

[‚a‚mȯ′rō·səs]
(medicine)
Total or partial blindness.
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Mutations in the RPE65 gene in patients with autosomal recessive retinitis pigmentosa or Leber congenital amaurosis.
The rule was instituted because Corona, 23, has an inherited form of blindness called Leber congenital amaurosis.
5788 Associated symptoms Speech impairment 31 (17) 5 (16) 26 (84) Amaurosis fugax 28 (15) 9 (32) 19 (68) Syncope 15 (8) 0 (0) 15(100) * Fisher's exact test.
Ophthalmologic abnormalities include nystagmus diplopia amaurosis and absence of pupillary reflex.
Washington, July 15 ( ANI ): Scientists have revealed that a new oral medication is showing significant progress in restoring vision to patients with Leber congenital amaurosis (LCA).
Jessica Smith was told she would lose her sight within a year after being diagnosed with rare condition Leber's congenital amaurosis.
ClickPress, Tue Feb 04 2014] Global Markets Direct's, 'Leber Congenital Amaurosis (LCA) - Pipeline Review, H2 2013', provides an overview of the indication's therapeutic pipeline.
In addition, evidence of a systemic embolus, such as amaurosis fugax, in a young or middle-aged woman suggests mitral stenosis, even though its prevalence in the developed world has decreased strikingly over the last half century.
Amaurosis Fugax, transient blindness of one eye because of blocked carotid (neck) artery going to the brain, is a possibility.
Visual cortex ischemia will present as a homonymous visual field cut between the eyes; TIAs that affect only one eye (known as amaurosis fugax) are associated with ischemia to the optic nerve or retina.
A su ingreso presentaba nauseas y vomitos de 3 semanas de evolucion, perdida de 7 kg (aproximadamente 12% de su peso corporal), cefalea, amaurosis nocturna, agitacion psicomotriz con manifestaciones psicoticas y ataxia, sin sangrado, ni perdida de liquido.
In the anterior circulation, vascular syndromes involving the internal carotid artery are characterized by the ipsilateral monocular temporary vision loss known as amaurosis fugax, which may or may not be accompanied by contralateral weakness or sensory changes.