Sixty-five years of sympathetic ophthalmia. A clinicopathologic review of 105 cases (1913--1978).

@article{Lubin1980SixtyfiveYO,
  title={Sixty-five years of sympathetic ophthalmia. A clinicopathologic review of 105 cases (1913--1978).},
  author={Jay Lubin and Daniel M. Albert and Michael Weinstein},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={1980},
  volume={87 2},
  pages={109-21}
}
A retrospective clinicopathologic review of 105 cases of sympathetic ophthalmia showed histologic features of prognostic significance and evaluated the role of therapy. Classic descriptions omit retinal changes, but 58.0% of our cases had retinal detachment and 42.2% showed intraretinal inflammation. The optic nerve and/or meninges were inflamed in 51… CONTINUE READING