Bilateral toxocara optic neuropathy

Terry A. Cox, Gregory E. Haskins, John L. Gangitano, Dean Lowell Antonson

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Abstract

A 14-year-old girl had loss of vision in the right eye and bilateral optic disc swelling. After treatment with oral prednisone, the neuropathy resolved. An extensive evaluation led to a probable diagnosis of Toxocara optic neuropathy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)267-274
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology
Volume3
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jan 1 1983

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Toxocara
Optic Nerve Diseases
Optic Disk
Prednisone
Therapeutics

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  • Ophthalmology
  • Clinical Neurology

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Cox, T. A., Haskins, G. E., Gangitano, J. L., & Antonson, D. L. (1983). Bilateral toxocara optic neuropathy. Journal of Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology, 3(4), 267-274.

Bilateral toxocara optic neuropathy. / Cox, Terry A.; Haskins, Gregory E.; Gangitano, John L.; Antonson, Dean Lowell.

In: Journal of Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology, Vol. 3, No. 4, 01.01.1983, p. 267-274.

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Cox, TA, Haskins, GE, Gangitano, JL & Antonson, DL 1983, 'Bilateral toxocara optic neuropathy', Journal of Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology, vol. 3, no. 4, pp. 267-274.
Cox TA, Haskins GE, Gangitano JL, Antonson DL. Bilateral toxocara optic neuropathy. Journal of Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology. 1983 Jan 1;3(4):267-274.
Cox, Terry A. ; Haskins, Gregory E. ; Gangitano, John L. ; Antonson, Dean Lowell. / Bilateral toxocara optic neuropathy. In: Journal of Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology. 1983 ; Vol. 3, No. 4. pp. 267-274.
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