Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Retinitis Pigmentosa Outlook

What to expect with retinitis pigmentosa:

  • The outlook depends on the severity of the disease.
  • Vision impairment can range from slight difficulty with night vision, to total blindness.

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Last Updated: Jul 8, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Retinitis Pigmentosa References
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