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Leber congenital amaurosis


Other Names for this Disease

  • Congenital absence of the rods and cones
  • Congenital retinal blindness
  • LCA
  • Leber's amaurosis
  • Leber's congenital tapetoretinal degeneration
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Testing

  • The Genetic Testing Registry (GTR) provides information about the genetic tests for this condition. The intended audience for the GTR is health care providers and researchers. Patients and consumers with specific questions about a genetic test should contact a health care provider or a genetics professional.
Other Names for this Disease
  • Congenital absence of the rods and cones
  • Congenital retinal blindness
  • LCA
  • Leber's amaurosis
  • Leber's congenital tapetoretinal degeneration
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.