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CANAL. A trench dug for leading water in a particular direction, and confining it.
     2. Public canals are generally protected by the law which authorizes their being made. Various points have arisen under numerous laws authorizing the construction of canals, which have been decided in cases reported in 1 Yeates, 430; 1 Binn. 70; 1 Pennsyl. 462; 2 Pennsyl. 517; 7 Mass. 169; 1 Sumu. 46; 20 Johns. 103, 735; 2 Johns. 283; 7 John. Ch. 315; 1 Wend. 474; 5 Wend. 166; 8 Wend. 469; 4 Wend. 667; 6 Cowen, 698; 7 Cowen, 526 4 Hamm. 253; 5 Hamm. 141, 391; 6 Hamm. 126; 1 N. H. Rep. 339; See River.

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Juvenile diabetes mellitus, optic atrophy, hearing loss, diabetes insipidus, atonia of the urinary tract and bladder, and other abnormalities (Wolfram syndrome).
Does that mean I have Optic Atrophy? If you experience any of the symptoms mentioned above, it does not necessarily mean you have Optic Atrophy, so don't panic.
There was no family history of diabetes mellitus or optic atrophy and no consanguinity.
Stratus OCT in dominant optic atrophy: features differentiating it from glaucoma.
Sequelae of CRVO percentage Persistant me 28% NVD/NVE 10% NVG 17% optic atrophy 7% foveal atrophy 7% collaterals 7% ERM 7% Note: Table made from bar graph.
As based on clinical studies of arteritic and nonarteritic anterior ION, optic disc swelling regresses over an 8- to 12-week period, leaving a pale optic nerve (eg, optic atrophy).
Later, there is widespread photoreceptor degeneration with bone spicules, vascular attenuation, salt and pepper macula, bull's eye lesion and optic atrophy. In the electroencephalogram, progressive background abnormality and an increase in paroxysmal activity are seen [6].
Global Markets Direct's, 'Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy (LHON) (Leber optic atrophy) - Pipeline Review, H1 2016', provides an overview of the Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy (LHON) (Leber optic atrophy) pipeline landscape.
In 1987, the five most common causes of visual impairment at OSB were congenital malformations (34.5%), retinopathy of prematurity (then called "retrolental fibroplasia") (10.0%), optic atrophy (7.8%), nystagmus (6.7%), and cataract (4.5%).
The other anomalies which may accompany include hallux valgus (50%), opthalmological anomalies (optic atrophy, chorioretinal changes) (40%), mental retardation (30%) and hypertrichosis on the back (20%) (5).
He showed pale appearance, and fundoscopic examination showed optic atrophy bilaterally.
Clare feared she would have to give up cycling two years ago when she started to lose her eyesight due to optic atrophy.