Recurrent optic nerve head infarctions associated with combined factor V Leiden- and factor II:G20210A-mutation.


PURPOSE To demonstrate the association of bilateral recurrent optic nerve head infarctions with thrombophilia due to combined factor V:R506Q- and factor II:G20210A-mutation. METHODS Case report. We examined a 55-year-old man with a two-year history of three segmental optic nerve head infarctions. Visual acuity was 20/80 on the left and 20/25 on the right… (More)