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Disorder of the optic nerve

Known as: Optic Nerve Diseases, Neuropathy, Optic, Second Cranial Nerve Diseases 
Conditions which produce injury or dysfunction of the second cranial or optic nerve, which is generally considered a component of the central nervous… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Neuromyelitis optica is an inflammatory demyelinating disease with generally poor prognosis that selectively targets… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Mitochondria are increasingly recognized as central players in the life and death of cells and especially of neurons. The energy… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Optic atrophy type 1 (OPA1, MIM 165500) is a dominantly inherited optic neuropathy occurring in 1 in 50,000 individuals that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Autosomal dominant optic atrophy (ADOA) is the most prevalent hereditary optic neuropathy resulting in progressive loss of visual… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To compare the visual outcome of traumatic optic neuropathy treated with corticosteroids, treated with optic canal… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Glaucoma can be defined as an optic nerve disease with typical morphological and functional changes. There are many risk factors… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We measured 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and diurnal curve of the intraocular pressure in 166 white patients with… Expand
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Review
1994
Review
1994
Several mechanisms have been postulated to explain the optic nerve damage that occurs in primary open angle glaucoma (POAG). No… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy is a maternally inherited disease resulting in optic nerve degeneration and cardiac… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The number and distribution of human optic nerve axons were compared with clinical measurements available the same eyes… Expand
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