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Clinical and Electrophysiological Observations on Genetic Carriers of Retinitis Pigmentosa in a Family (Pedigree Tt) Showing Sex-Linked Inheritance

  • Kitetsu Imaizumi
  • Rihei Takahashi
  • Yutaka Tazawa
  • Kanji Yamada
  • Koji Mita
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 24)

Abstract

Since primary retinitis pigmentosa is a progressive hereditary degeneration, there must be an early stage of the disease, and furthermore, in a pedigree showing recessive inheritance of retinitis pigmentosa,so-called genetic carriers who have no subjective symptoms and are apparently normal should be observed.

Keywords

Retinitis Pigmentosa Colour Vision Female Carrier Fluorescein Sodium Night Blindness 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1972

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kitetsu Imaizumi
    • 1
  • Rihei Takahashi
    • 1
  • Yutaka Tazawa
    • 1
  • Kanji Yamada
    • 1
  • Koji Mita
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Ophthalmology, School of MedicineIwate Medical UniversityMoriokaJapan

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