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Patrick Yu-Wai-Man and Patrick F Chinnery. October 2000, March 2008. GeneClinics University of Washington online LHON review

John B. Kerrison and Nancy J. Newman. 1997. Clinical Spectrum of Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy. Clinical Neuroscience. 4:295-301 IFOND reprint

OMIM ENTRY 535000 National Institutes of Health Online Inheritance In Man LHON review.

Levin LA. 2007. Axonal loss and neuroprotection in optic neuropathies. Can J Ophthalmol. Jun;42(3):403-8. PMID 17508035

PubMed query. Leber hereditary optic review

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PubMed medline query. Glaucoma reviews

OMIM Glaucoma search National Institutes of Health Online Inheritance In Man.

Ischaemic Optic Neuropathy

Ischemic Optic Neuropathy University of Iowa

Review of Optometry Handbook of Ocular Disease Management - ANTERIOR ISCHEMIC OPTIC NEUROPATHY

PubMed query. Ischemic optic neuropathy reviews in last 2 years

Toxic Optic Neuropathy

PubMed query. Toxic optic neuropathy


PubMed query. Optic neuropathy reviews in last two years

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