Progressive vision loss. A rare manifestation of familial cavernous angiomas.

@article{Malik1992ProgressiveVL,
  title={Progressive vision loss. A rare manifestation of familial cavernous angiomas.},
  author={Shahid Iqbal Malik and Barry H Cohen and John Robinson and Arno Fried and Cathy A. Sila},
  journal={Archives of neurology},
  year={1992},
  volume={49 2},
  pages={170-3}
}
We studied four generations of a family in which the index case had progressive loss of vision secondary to a cavernous angioma of the optic nerve and chiasm. Magnetic resonance imaging of the brain revealed multiple, asymptomatic intracerebral cavernous angiomas. Brain magnetic resonance imaging scans of the family members revealed multiple cavernous… CONTINUE READING