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I have only ever heard of one case where RP caused blindness in a newborn. Unfortunately, I am unable to release the name or any details of the patient because of privacy issues and so forth. Usually blindness from RP comes after a few years of life (as you said), making blindness from birth (or even early infancy) very rare. I can tell you, however, ...


Short answer The exact mechanism behind tinnitus (ringing in the ear) is unknown. Background Of the two theories you pose here, to the best of my knowledge the second one is the most widely accepted. It is a generally accepted phenomenon that whenever neural systems are being deprived of input, they start seeking new input, or even generate it ...

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