dominant optic atrophy

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dominant optic atrophy

an autosomal dominant bilateral optic neuropathy characterized by insidious preschool vision loss most commonly due to mutations in the gene.
Synonym(s): Kjer optic atrophy
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dom·i·nant op·tic at·ro·phy

(dom'i-nănt op'tik at'rŏ-fē)
An autosomal dominant bilateral optic neuropathy characterized by insidious preschool vision loss.
Synonym(s): Kjer optic atrophy.
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