Leber's optic neuropathy--a cytogenetic study of a family.

R. Avisar*, F. Shabtai, I. Halbrecht, H. Savir

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The present report describes a family with Leber's optic neuropathy. The cytogenetic findings in this family, as well as some clinical features, are suggestive of a slow viral infection with vertical transmission as a possible cause of the disease.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)229-231
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jul 1980


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