Optic Nerve

Known as: Nervus Opticus, Nerve IIs, Cranial, Nerves, Second Cranial 
The 2nd cranial nerve which conveys visual information from the RETINA to the brain. The nerve carries the axons of the RETINAL GANGLION CELLS which… (More)
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1935-2018
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2017
Review
2017
Glaucoma is a neurodegenerative disease of the eye and it is one of the leading causes of blindness. Glaucoma is characterized by… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
To define the efficacy, complication profile and cost of surgical options for treating idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Here, we use a mouse model (DBA/2J) to readdress the location of insult(s) to retinal ganglion cells (RGCs) in glaucoma. We… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) is an inflammatory demyelinating disease that selectively affects optic nerves and spinal cord. It is… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE The measurement reproducibility of the third generation of commercial optical coherence tomography, OCT-3 (StratusOCT… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Both axon and myelin degeneration have significant impact on the long-term disability of patients with white matter disorder… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is considered to be an autoimmune disease of the central nervous system (CNS) that in many patients first… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
During gestation, the paired box-containing gene Pax2 is expressed in the mid-hindbrain area, developing eye and inner ear. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Standardized perimetry and nerve fiber layer and color fundus photography were performed annually on 1344 eyes with elevated… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
We examined the histologic structure of the optic nerve head in 15 eyes of nine persons with a known glaucoma history. All had… (More)
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