Reversal of chronic ocular ischaemia with good visual recovery in giant cell arteritis


Giant cell arteritis (GCA) is a systemic inflammatory vasculitis of unknown aetiology, affecting medium and large calibre arteries. It can result in profound visual disability that usually occurs from occlusion of the posterior ciliary arteries leading to anterior ischaemic optic neuropathy (AION). Visual loss can also result from occlusion of any other… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.eye.6701998


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