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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Optic Nerve Diseases

    Conditions which produce injury or dysfunction of the second cranial or optic nerve, which is generally considered a component of the central nervous system. Damage to optic nerve fibers may occur at or near their origin in the retina, at the optic disk, or in the nerve, optic chiasm, optic tract, or lateral geniculate nuclei. Clinical manifestations may include decreased visual acuity and contrast sensitivity, impaired color vision, and an afferent pupillary defect.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of optic nerve diseases in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of optic nerve diseases in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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