X-linked retinitis pigmentosa and linkage studies with the Xg blood-groups.

@article{Klein1967XlinkedRP,
  title={X-linked retinitis pigmentosa and linkage studies with the Xg blood-groups.},
  author={Dagmar Dr. Klein and Albert Th. Franceschetti and I E Hussels and R. R. Race and Ruth Sanger},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={1967},
  volume={1 7497},
  pages={
          974-5
        }
}
Abstract A family affected with X-linked retinitis pigmentosa in five generations with fourteen men affected and ten women carriers is reported. Ten of the affected men and three carrier women were examined. Seven of the ten men showed the typical clinical picture of pigmental retinopathy; the remaining three had a retinitis pigmentosa sine pigmento. The three female carriers presented variable clinical pictures, ranging from a "forme fruste " (night-blindness) to a typical form of retinitis… CONTINUE READING