Hereditary Retinopathy refers to the various conditions that affect the performance of the retina due to genetic predisposition. Recent advances in understanding of genetics have brought great strides in understanding retinal conditions and optic nerve diseases. This new knowledge opens new perspectives on the existing range of conditions that arise from hereditary reasons, and have led to improvements in understanding accurate management and treatment of such conditions.
If you suspect you may be suffering from a retinal or ocular condition that affects your family members, visit an eye specialist to discuss the issue today. Early detection and management of such conditions can make the difference in successful treatment.