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Leper heriditay optic Neuropathy
Is an inherited form of vision loss.
Is a mutation of mithochondrial transmitted -
From mother to offsprings.
Results to degeneration of retina ganglion.
It is caused by changecin mithochondrial DNA.
Genetic changes causes death of cells in optic nerve.
Loss of ability to complete visual task.
A growing dense central scotoma.
Severe loss of visual acuity.
Development of optic atrophy.
Dose of idebenone may be considered
Provisional of visual aids.
Give support to the patient to instill hope.
Health educate the patient about the conditon to alley -
Advice a patient to be compliant into treatment regime-
In order to improve the conditions