Acute macular neuroretinopathy

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Acute macular neuroretinopathy

Synonyms: AMNR

A rare acquired retinal disorder characterised by transient or permanent visual impairment accompanied by the presence of reddish-brown wedge-shaped lesions in the macula the apices of which tend to point towards the fovea. The lesions usually appear in a petalloid or tear-drop configuration. Patients tend to be young Caucasian and female.

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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version April 2024

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Advocacy Organizations

patriot for growth and development initiative

Patriots for Growth and Development Initiatives (PGDI), is a non-governmental and civil society organization that is dedicated to promoting sustainable development and poverty reduction in Nigeria and beyond. Founded in 2017 and registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) in Nigeria, PGDI is committed to contributing to the attainment of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals

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