Neurorretinitis

Definición

Es la inflamación de la retina y del nervio óptico del ojo. Bacterias y virus pueden causar esta afección; sin embargo, puede ocurrir incluso cuando usted no tiene una infección.

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Referencias

Yanoff M, Cameron D. Diseases of the visual system. In: Goldman L, Ausiello D, eds. Cecil Medicine. 24th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier; 2011:chap 431.

Revision

Last reviewed 10/22/2011 by Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington, School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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