Molecular Testing Provides Useful Information In Caring For Those With Genetic Retinal Diseases

Fri, 23 Feb 2007 10:00 AM EST

... Among patients with retinal disease, molecular testing can confirm a clinical diagnosis of hereditary disorders, identify carrier status and confirm or rule out the presence of a familial mutation in those without symptoms, according to a report in the February issue of Archives of Ophthalmology, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. ...