Is stem cell therapy in optic atrophy a standard clinical practice? If not, has there been any animal and clincial experiment or research in medical field? I found there are quite a few testmonial cases of optic atrophy who was treated with stem cell (umblical cord blood mesenchymal stem cell) in China. I would like to know more about the pathogenesis and cause of optic atrophy and modalities of treatment by the neurologicst and opphthalmologist.
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