What are the Symptoms of Retinitis Pigmentosa?
Loss of peripheral vision
Bumping into furniture
What Causes Retinitis Pigmentosa?
Retinitis pigmentosa is a genetic disease.
When does Retinitis Pigmentosa Occur?
Retinitis pigmentosa usually begins to develop during childhood or early teenage years. The disease generally takes a long time to progress, so the loss of vision is usually gradual.
How is Retinitis Pigmentosa Diagnosed?
Diagnosing retinitis pigmentosa begins with a comprehensive eye exam at Ducklo EyeCare.
During this exam, your doctor uses tests to evaluate your vision and the function of your retina.
How is Retinitis Pigmentosa Treated?
There is no cure currently for retinitis pigmentosa. Nutrition appears to be key to slowing progression.