[A case of retrobulbar optic neuritis associated with Sjögren syndrome which remitted spontaneously].

@article{Maeda2002ACO,
  title={[A case of retrobulbar optic neuritis associated with Sj{\"o}gren syndrome which remitted spontaneously].},
  author={Kengo Maeda and Megumi Yamahira and Yoshiko Murata and Tadashi Uto and Hitoshi Yasuda},
  journal={No to shinkei = Brain and nerve},
  year={2002},
  volume={54 11},
  pages={997-1001}
}
A 21-year-old woman came to the department of ophthalmology because of decreased visual acuity detected at the driving license center. MRI revealed T 1 iso-, T 2 hyper-intense, and Gd-enhanced lesion in the left optic nerve adjacent to the optic chiasma. No autoantibodies indicating systemic lupus erythematosus, Sjögren syndrome, or anti-phospholipid syndrome were elevated except for antinuclear antibody. There were no cerebral and spinal lesions on MRI. Neither oligoclonal IgG band nor myelin… CONTINUE READING