Cogan syndrome in children: early diagnosis and treatment is critical to prognosis.

@article{Orsoni2004CoganSI,
  title={Cogan syndrome in children: early diagnosis and treatment is critical to prognosis.},
  author={Jelka Gabriella Orsoni and Laura Zavota and Vincenzo Vincenti and Isabella Pellistri and Paolo Rama},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2004},
  volume={137 4},
  pages={757-8}
}
PURPOSE To present two cases of pediatric Cogan Syndrome and to highlight the differences between the adult and pediatric forms of the disease, as well as the importance of early diagnosis and treatment. DESIGN Interventional case report. METHODS Institutional setting. RESULTS Corneal lesions were much more diffuse than those observed in adult Cogan syndrome. Immunosuppressive drug combination therapy successfully resolved systemic and ocular inflammation, but the involvement of the… CONTINUE READING

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