A 47-year-old man was referred to the department of optic neuritis with symptoms of optic neuritis (on) in the right eye the initial symptom was subacute blurred vision in the right eye he complained of retrobulbar pain in the right eye with worsening on eye movements. The clinical features of a 7-year-old girl who presented with unilateral optic neuritis are presented magnetic resonance imaging (mri) showed lesions in the affected optic nerve and the centrum semiovale bilaterally. Optic neuritis is a demyelinating inflammation of the optic nerve it is also known as optic papillitis (when the head of the optic nerve is involved) and retrobulbar neuritis (when the posterior part of the nerve is involved.
Papilledema (or papilloedema) is optic disc swelling that is caused by increased intracranial pressure due to any cause the swelling is usually bilateral and can occur over a period of hours to weeks unilateral presentation is extremely rare in intracranial hypertension, the optic disc swelling most commonly occurs bilaterally. Optic neuritis was diagnosed by a neurologist on the basis of typical clinical findings at presentation: acute and painful loss of vision, presence of decreased visual acuity, and abnormal vep findings (prolonged response. Original article wwwipmi 612 international journal of preventive medicine, vol 3, no 9, september, 2012 anti-aquaporin-4 igg in patients presenting with unilateral optic neuritis.
Case report graves’ disease presenting as unilateral anterior ischaemic optic neuropathy naresh monigari,1 anirudda deshpande,2 murali nalabothu,1 shilpa rao3 1department of medicine, kasturba medical college, manipal, karnataka, india. Optic neuritis denotes inflammation of the optic nerve and is one of the more common causes of optic neuropathy it can be thought of as broadly divided into infectious and non-infectious causes, although the latter is far more frequent on imaging, optic neuritis is most easily identified as a unilateral optic nerve swelling, with high t2 signal and contrast enhancement. The optic neuritis treatment trial (ontt) (1988-2006), a multicenteric randomized trial funded by the national eye institute 457 patients between 18 and 46 years of age with acute unilateral optic neuritis and no indication of a causal systemic disease other than ms were enrolled.
Bilateral optic neuritis in children is an atypical presentation that needs careful identification of the primary cause in this report, we present a fourteen-year-old female with bilateral vision reduction and. [pediatric reports 2011 3:e11] [page 37] unilateral optic neuritis as a presentation of neurobrucellosis rita marques,1 cristina martins,1 inês machado,2 josé paulo monteiro,1 nuno campos. The pathognomonic presentation of an onsm includes a gradual reduction in vision, optic nerve atrophy and optociliary shunt vessels at the end stage of the condition 3 however, only a quarter of patients will demonstrate this clinical triad of signs.
Background:acute monosymptomatic optic neuritis (on) may be the earliest manifestation of multiple sclerosis (ms) atrophy has been shown to be a prominent feature of ms with great impact on disabilityobjectives:the objectives of this study were to evaluate retinal and brain atrophy and possible associations at the earliest possible stages of msmethods:in a prospective observational cohort. Optic neuritis is a frequent presenting symptom of ms it is characterized by blurred vision, a change in color perception, visual field defect ie it is characterized by blurred vision, a change in color perception, visual field defect ie. An approach to optic neuritis: the initial presentation expert rev ophthalmol 8(6), 539–551 (2013) fiona costello1 and optic neuritis (on) is an inflammatory optic nerve injury, which is strongly associated with unilateral or bilateral on, associated transverse myelitis symptoms for nmo, recurrent. Optic neuritis (on) is one of the most common manifestations of central nervous system involvement caused by various etiologies lyme on is an exceedingly rare ocular manifestation of lyme disease (ld) and only a few cases have been published in the literature.
Case presentation we describe a case of pseudo-foster kennedy syndrome in a two year old boy with unilateral papilloedema due to a congenital optic disc anomaly in one eye preventing transmission of raised intracranial pressure to the optic nerve. Neuromyelitis optica (nmo, devic’s syndrome) is a clinical syndrome characterized by optic neuritis and (mostly longitudinally extensive) myelitis if untreated, nmo usually takes a relapsing course and often results in blindness and tetra- or paraparesis. Presentation of ophthalmic disease (anterior or posterior) optic neuritis presents acutely with unilateral loss of vision associated with pain that is worse with eye movements unilateral optic neuropathy appears to reflect a ‘focal’ thrombotic event and is associated with the presence of apa.