Increased incidence of abnormal nasal cilia in patients with retinitis pigmentosa

@article{Arden1979IncreasedIO,
  title={Increased incidence of abnormal nasal cilia in patients with retinitis pigmentosa},
  author={Geoffrey B. Arden and Barbara Fox},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1979},
  volume={279},
  pages={534-536}
}
RETINITIS PIGMENTOSA (RP) is the name given to a group of inherited eye disorders of unknown aetiology, whose symptoms are loss of night vision and constriction of the field of vision. The conditions are progressive and eventually in some cases blindness occurs1. Although there are certain syndromes which include RP, for example, the Laurence–Moon–Biedl1, or Cockayne's syndrome2, in most cases the disease is considered to be localised to the eye. However, a high incidence of deafness has always… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 31 extracted citations

Structure of cone photoreceptors

Progress in Retinal and Eye Research • 2009
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…