Childhood blindness and visual loss: an assessment at two institutions including a "new" cause.

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PURPOSE This study was initiated to investigate the causes of childhood blindness and visual impairment in the United States. We also sought a particular etiology--congenital lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV)--which has been considered exceedingly rare, in a fixed target population of children, the severely mentally retarded. METHODS We undertook… (More)

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@article{Mets1999ChildhoodBA, title={Childhood blindness and visual loss: an assessment at two institutions including a "new" cause.}, author={Marilyn Baird Mets}, journal={Transactions of the American Ophthalmological Society}, year={1999}, volume={97}, pages={653-96} }