[Dysthyroid optic neuropathy. Apropos of 2 cases].

@article{Domenjd1996DysthyroidON,
  title={[Dysthyroid optic neuropathy. Apropos of 2 cases].},
  author={M Domenj{\^o}d and Harold Merle and Max G{\'e}rard and Lucas Ayeboua and G Poman},
  journal={Journal francais d'ophtalmologie},
  year={1996},
  volume={19 8-9},
  pages={543-50}
}
Among 50% of patients with hyperthyroidism develop manifestations of ophthalmopathy and there are between 2% and 5% with severe Graves' ophthalmopathy. The optic neuropathy is a complication of Graves' disease and can be very dangerous for the visual acuity and the treatment must be very fast. We report two cases of severe Graves' ophthalmopathy observed in… CONTINUE READING