In the Articulata we can commence a series with an optic nerve
merely coated with pigment, and without any other mechanism; and from this low stage, numerous gradations of structure, branching off in two fundamentally different lines, can be shown to exist, until we reach a moderately high stage of perfection.
Just as a photographic plate receives a different impression of a cluster of stars when a telescope is part of the intervening medium, so a brain receives a different impression when an eye and an optic nerve
are part of the intervening medium.
The light from it had beat upon his sealed lids, and the eyes and the optic nerves
had pulsated to little, sparklike flashes, warm-coloured and strangely pleasing.
And it seemed to me that his eyes were strange, not only the expression, but the physical seeming, as though the optic nerves
and supporting muscles had suffered strain and slightly twisted the eyeballs.
The treatment of PION remains unclear, but if initiated within the first 48 hours, high-dose steroids in combination with osmotic diuretics are known to decrease the optic nerve
edema and assist the residual blood supply to the intraorbital portion of the optic nerve
Boiled down to its most basic, glaucoma is the result of damage to the optic nerve
Four years ago I had my eyes tested again and they told me that the optic nerve
had been dead for some years.
Soon he will return to Moscow to have a microchip implanted in the optic nerve
above each eyeball and this should double his vision.
This report provides information on the therapeutic development for Optic Nerve
Injury, complete with latest updates, and special features on late-stage and discontinued projects.
com)-- A man suffering from a rare optic nerve
disorder has decided to change the look of the future.
The European Glaucoma Society defines glaucoma as a group of diseases that result in a progressive optic neuropathy that causes characteristic changes in the optic nerve
head and retinal nerve fibre layer.
He also revealed how his daughter is suffering from hypotonia and optic nerve
hypoplasia, or ONH.