Nonsyndromic Retinitis Pigmentosa Overview

Review
In: GeneReviews® [Internet]. Seattle (WA): University of Washington, Seattle; 1993–2020.
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Excerpt

The goals of this overview on nonsyndromic retinitis pigmentosa are the following:

Goal 1: Describe the clinical characteristics of nonsyndromic retinitis pigmentosa.

Goal 2: Review the causes of nonsyndromic retinitis pigmentosa.

Goal 3: Provide an evaluation strategy to identify the genetic cause of nonsyndromic retinitis pigmentosa in a proband.

Goal 4: Inform genetic risk assessment of family members of a proband with nonsyndromic retinitis pigmentosa.

Goal 5: Provide a brief summary of management of nonsyndromic retinitis pigmentosa.

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