Parainfectious optic neuritis: manifestations in children vs adults.

  title={Parainfectious optic neuritis: manifestations in children vs adults.},
  author={Daniel Rappoport and Nitza Goldenberg-Cohen and Judith Luckman and Hana Leiba},
  journal={Journal of neuro-ophthalmology : the official journal of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society},
  volume={34 2},
BACKGROUND Parainfectious optic neuritis may appear at any age. The aim of our report was to compare the clinical manifestations and outcomes of this form of optic neuritis between children and adults. METHODS The study sample consisted of all patients diagnosed with parainfectious optic neuritis evaluated by 2 neuro-ophthalmology services between 2005 and 2012. Data were collected retrospectively from the medical files. Findings were compared between patients aged 0-18 years and 19 years or… CONTINUE READING


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