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amaurosis

[‚a‚mȯ′rō·səs]
(medicine)
Total or partial blindness.
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1910 "Seven Cases of Amaurotic Idiocy (Tay-Sach's Disease)." Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine 4:147-98.
1914 "Amaurotic Family Idiocy in an English Child." Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine 8:65.
1913 "Amaurotic family idiocy." Archives of Pediatrics 30: 404-15.
1918 "Some familial and hereditary features of amaurotic idiocy." American Journal of Insanity, Baltimore 75: 121-31.
1912 "A Case of the Juvenile Form of Family Amaurotic Idiocy." Ophthalmological Record Chicago 21:577-95.
G., and Gordon Holmes 1925 "The Histology of Juvenile Amaurotic Idiocy." Brain 48:183-217.
Hirsch, William 1898 "The Pathological Anatomy of 'A Fatal Disease of Infancy, with Symmetrical Changes in the Region of the Yellow Spot' (Warren Tay), 'Amaurotic Family Idiocy' (Sachs), 'Infantile Cerebral Degeneration' (Kingdon and Russell)." Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease 25: 538-49.
Hirsch's patient with amaurotic family idiocy." Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease 25: 550-60.