Blindness Medical Conditions
Below is a list of potential medical conditions this symptom could be a sign of.
Syphilis is a bacterial infection. It is spread by sexual contact. If left untreated, it can cause brain, nerve, tissue damage, and death...What is Syphilis?
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a common virus. It can cause swollen lymph glands, fever, and fatigue. Most people with CMV do not show symptoms of infection and are not aware they have it...What is CMV Infection?
Congenital syphilis occurs when a baby is born already infected with the bacteria that cause Syphilis ...What is Congenital Syphilis?
Arsenic toxicity occurs when a person is exposed to arsenic. Arsenic is a naturally occurring element in the earth's crust...What is Arsenic Toxicity?
Mercury toxicity occurs when a person is exposed to mercury. Mercury is a naturally occurring metal...What is Mercury Toxicity?
Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis
Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE) is a central nervous system (brain and spine) condition...What is Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis?
Leukodystrophy is a rare disease that results in the progressive decline of the myelin, or “white matter,” of the brain...What is Leukodystrophy?
Glaucoma describes a group of eye disorders that causes damage to the optic nerve...What is Open-Angle Glaucoma?
Mitochondria are tiny structures in all cells. They provide energy. Mitochondrial myopathies are a group of diseases that affect them...What is Mitochondrial Myopathy?