Night Blindness

This patient let me know that she could not drive at night.   My dilated eye examination showed evidence of Retinitis pigmentosa (RP).   In RP, there is progressive degeneration in the photoreceptor cells (rods and cones) of the retina.   Other forms of RP and related diseases include Usher syndrome, Leber’s congenital amaurosis, rod-cone disease, Bardet-Biedl syndrome,Continue reading “Night Blindness”