A case of bilateral optic neuropathy in a patient on tacrolimus (FK506) therapy after liver transplantation.

@article{Brazis2000ACO,
  title={A case of bilateral optic neuropathy in a patient on tacrolimus (FK506) therapy after liver transplantation.},
  author={Paul W. Brazis and James R. Spivey and James P Bolling and Jeffery L. Steers},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2000},
  volume={129 4},
  pages={536-8}
}
PURPOSE To report a case of bilateral optic neuropathy in a patient receiving tacrolimus (FK 506, Prograf; Fujisawa USA, Inc, Deerfield, Illinois) for immunosuppression after orthotropic liver transplantation. METHOD Case report. In a 58-year-old man receiving tacrolimus after orthotropic liver transplantation, serial neuro-ophthalmologic examinations and… CONTINUE READING