Ophthalmic Genet 2002 Mar;23(1):29-36
Department of Ophthalmology, Medical Faculty, Pamukkale University, Denizli, Turkey.
Purpose: To describe the clinical features, mode of inheritance, and linkage analysis of ten affected members of a three-generation family with progressive optic atrophy and progressive hearing loss.
Materials And Methods: The proband, a 10-year-old boy, presented with progressive visual failure. Ten other members in his family, including his mother, half-sister, aunt, two uncles, grandfather, and some of the cousins, also had progressive visual loss and hearing loss. Read More