Retinitis Pigmentosa

Retinitis pigmentosa is a genetic condition that causes retinal degeneration and eventual vision loss.

What are the symptoms of retinitis pigmentosa?
Symptoms include the loss of night vision, loss of peripheral vision or even loss of central vision.

What are the causes of retinitis pigmentosa?
The disease is caused by genetic defects and can run in families.

What are the treatments for retinitis pigmentosa?
There is no cure but there are treatments that can slow the vision loss.