Dominant Optic Atrophy

  • An-Guor Wang


A 28-year-old male patient was referred to us from another ophthalmologist for bilateral optic neuropathy with undetermined cause. According to the patient, his vision was about 6/20 to 6/15 OU when he was checked in the first grade of elementary school. Since then, he has felt a gradual decrease of his vision. He had received a visual field examination at the referring hospital which revealed a relative central scotoma in both eyes, with a mean deviation of −4.46 dB in the right eye and −4.47 dB in the left eye. He was otherwise healthy with no systemic diseases. Family history was unremarkable except for an aunt with poor vision since childhood.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • An-Guor Wang
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  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyTaipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Yun-San Ophthalmology Education Research FoundationTaipeiTaiwan

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