Retinal pathologic changes in multiple sclerosis.

  title={Retinal pathologic changes in multiple sclerosis.},
  author={John B. Kerrison and Timothy Flynn and William Richard Green},
  volume={14 5},
PURPOSE To describe the ocular pathologic changes in multiple sclerosis (MS), with attention to its effects on the uveal tract and retinal veins. METHODS Cases of 26 patients with MS and 3 patients with neuromyelitis optica were reviewed; retinal trypsin digestion was performed on remaining wet tissue for 20 of these patients. Eyes were specifically examined for inflammation of the retinal vessels, uveal tract, retina, optic nerve, and pars plana. Specimens were also examined for atrophy of… CONTINUE READING


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