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Disease Amaurosis Fugax

Name Amaurosis Fugax
Synonyms Blindness, Monocular, Transient | Blindness, Transient Monocular | Monocular Blindness, Transient | Transient Monocular Blindness
Definition Transient complete or partial monocular blindness due to retinal ischemia. This may be caused by emboli from the CAROTID ARTERY (usually in association with CAROTID STENOSIS) and other locations that enter the central RETINAL ARTERY. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p245)
Categories Eye disease | Nervous system disease | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D020757

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neurologic Manifestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sensation Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vision Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Blindness Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Amaurosis Fugax Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesEye Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vision Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Blindness Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Amaurosis Fugax Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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