The care of patients with Leber’s hereditary optic neuropathy/patient associations

J Fr Ophtalmol. 2022 Nov;45(8S1):S32-S39. doi: 10.1016/S0181-5512(22)00448-X.


We present the therapeutic-rehabilitative then social management of a visually impaired patient by Leber hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON). The different structures that can intervene are explained. Two typical medico-social situations are detailed, namely an LHON occurring in a student, and in an adult who works.

PMID:36529476 | DOI:10.1016/S0181-5512(22)00448-X