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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Leber hereditary optic neuropathy


Other Names for this Disease
  • Leber’s disease
  • Optic atrophy, Leber type
  • Leber optic atrophy
  • LHON
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Organizations

Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • International Foundation for Optic Nerve Disease (IFOND)
    PO Box 777
    Cornwall, NY 12518
    Telephone: 6572067250
    E-mail: ifond@aol.com
    Website: http://www.ifond.org

  • Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy Website
    Website: http://www.lhon.org

  • The Mitochondria Research and Medicine Society
    PO Box 55322
    BLSC Building, Room # 3-316
    Elm and Carlton Streets
    Birmingham, AL
    Telephone: 716-907-4349
    Fax: 716-845-1047
    E-mail: contact@mitoresearch.org
    Website: http://www.mitoresearch.org

  • United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation
    8085 Saltsburg Road, Suite 201
    Pittsburgh, PA 15239
    Toll-free: 888-317-8633
    Telephone: 412-793-8077
    Fax: 412-793-6477
    E-mail: info@umdf.org
    Website: http://www.umdf.org

Other Names for this Disease
  • Leber’s disease
  • Optic atrophy, Leber type
  • Leber optic atrophy
  • LHON
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.