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does anyone know someone who has Leber's optic atrophy?

I just found out my daughters father has this diease he is only 23 and may lose all of his vision Someone please give me some hope.

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Asked by Fordmomma at 1:39 PM on Dec. 19, 2008 in Health

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  • I have leber congenital Amarousis, is this the same thing?

    Answer by coloradomom1984 at 2:16 PM on Sep. 17, 2009

  • I'm not really that sure if it is. When did your vision start to have problems? and does is run in your family. In just one year he has lost a lot of his vision.

    Answer by Fordmomma at 2:58 PM on Sep. 17, 2009

  • Wow, my neice was actually born with this, and was born completly blind. She is now 4, and goes to the School for the Deaf and Blind in Florida.

    Answer by Brookelyn at 8:47 PM on Sep. 22, 2009

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