Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Retinitis Pigmentosa Treatment

There is no cure for retinitis pigmentosa. Treatment is focused on optimizing existing vision, and trying to prevent worsening of the disease.

Treatment for retinitis pigmentosa may include:

Retinitis Pigmentosa Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat retinitis pigmentosa:

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Last Updated: Jan 4, 2011 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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