Definition: 'Optic Nerve Hypoplasia'
optic nerve hypoplasiaType: Term
1. congenitally small optic disc resulting from a reduced number of retinal ganglion cells and, therefore, a reduced number of axons; visual impairment may be marked.
See: de Morsier syndrome
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