Bilateral toxocara optic neuropathy

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

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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
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 1983

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • 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.