Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Urine Test Reveals Retinitis Pigmentosa

"You might not think to look to a urine test to diagnose an eye disease," says Science Daily. "But a new Duke University study says it can link what is in a patient's urine to gene mutations that cause retinitis pigmentosa, or RP, an inherited, degenerative disease that results in severe vision impairment and often blindness. The findings appear online in the Journal of Lipid Research." Read more.

1 comment:

  1. Retinitis pigmentosa affects slowly. But if you don't do proper treatment it can be the cause of your permanent blindness. Retinitis pigmentosa treatment