A contribution to the natural history of optic nerve sheath meningiomas.

@article{Egan2002ACT,
  title={A contribution to the natural history of optic nerve sheath meningiomas.},
  author={Robert Alex Egan and Simmons Lessell},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  year={2002},
  volume={120 11},
  pages={1505-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the natural history of patients with primary optic nerve sheath meningioma (ONSM) who were cared for without intervention. METHODS A retrospective review of the medical records of 42 patients identified in the database of an academic neuro-ophthalmology unit who had been diagnosed with a unilateral ONSM. Twenty-five had been referred after treatment had been implemented, and 1 was blind at referral. The remaining 16 patients who were followed up with observation only are… CONTINUE READING

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