Treatment of severe Graves' ophthalmopathy with cyclosporin A.

Ten patients with severe Graves' ophthalmopathy, resistant to other therapeutic regimens were treated with cyclosporin A (CyA) over a period of 6 months. Clinically, 9 patients improved, 2 of them only after addition of corticosteroids. Intra-ocular tension on upward gaze decreased in all of these 9 patients (P less than 0.01). In 6 patients there was a… CONTINUE READING