Optic neuritis and HIV-1 infection

Sweeney, B J; Manji, H; Gilson, R J; Harrison, M J
June 1993
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Jun1993, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p705
Academic Journal
journal article
No abstract available.


Related Articles

  • A case of post-vaccination optic neuritis: coincidence or causative? Sudarshan, S; Huang, E H Z; Lim, P L; Leo, Y S; Lim, S A // Eye;Nov2012, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p1498 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Retrobulbar optic neuritis after Hepatitis A vaccination in a HIV-infected patient," by E. H. Huang and colleagues in the 2009 issue.

  • Bilateral optic neuritis and Guillain-Barré syndrome following an acute Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection. Ginestal, Ricardo C.; Plaza, José F.; Callejo, Juán Manuel; Rodríguez-Espinosa, Norberto; Fernández-Ruiz, Luis Carlos; Masjuán, Jaime // Journal of Neurology;Jun2004, Vol. 251 Issue 6, p767 

    Presents a letter to the editor about bilateral optic neuritis and Guillain-Barre syndrome following an acute Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection.

  • Gray spot. Feeser, Michael E.; Semes, Leo P. // Primary Care Optometry News;Mar2012, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p20 

    The article offers information on optic neuritis.

  • Infliximab.  // Reactions Weekly;7/9/2005, Issue 1059, p14 

    Cites a case report on optic neuritis.

  • SUCCESSFUL TREATMENT OF BILATERAL VISUAL LOSS CAUSED BY IDIOPATHIC OPTIC NEURITIS IN AN HIV-INFECTED PATIENT. Cullen, Claire; Matlala, Baile; Laher, Fatima; Pienaar, Ané // Southern African Journal of HIV Medicine;Dec2011, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p29 

    Optic neuritis is not an uncommon diagnosis in HIV-infected patients, but it is rarely idiopathic. We report a case of a young HIV-infected woman who developed optic neuritis as her presenting manifestation of HIV infection. She had initially experienced sudden-onset right-sided painful visual...

  • Brachial plexus neuritis in the context of acute HIV seroconversion illness: a case report. Finney, K. A.; David, L. // International Journal of STD & AIDS;Feb2012, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p143 

    We report an unusual case of bilateral brachial plexus neuritis occurring during the seroconversion stage of an HIV infection in a 45-year-old man. Brachial plexus neuritis is thought to be an immune mediated inflammatory reaction resulting in acute onset of shoulder pain followed by muscle...

  • Optic neuritis in China.  // Neurology Asia;Dec2008, Vol. 13, p209 

    An abstract of the article "Optic neuritis in China" is presented.

  • Papillitis and hepatitis B. Farthing, C.F.; Howard, R.S.; Thin, R.N. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);6/28/1986, Vol. 292 Issue 6537, p1712 

    Presents a case concerning the association between acute hepatitis B and bilateral optic disc papillitis. Examination on the role of hepatitis in the development of optic neuritis; Detection of lymphadenopathy in the early stages of the infection; Diseases associated with papillitis.

  • Animal model of human disease with optic neuritis: neuropapillitis in a rat model infected with Angiostrongylus cantonensis. Feng, Ying; Zeng, Xin; Li, Wei-hua; Wang, Wen-cong; Ou-Yang, Li-si; Sun, Xi; Lv, Zhiyue; Wu, Zhong-Dao // Parasitology Research;Nov2014, Vol. 113 Issue 11, p4005 

    Human Angiostrongylus cantonensis ( A. cantonensis) is a food-borne parasitic disease and can cause optic neuritis. Increasing clinical angiostrongyliasis cases with optic neuritis have been reported, but the pathogenesis has not been fully understood until now. Here, we applied rats with A....

  • Encephalitis followed by optic neuritis: A case report and review of literature. Hasan, Shariful; Basri, Hamidon B.; Hin, Lim P.; Stanslas, Johnson // Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences;Jun2013, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p859 

    Encephalitis has been included in the causes of optic neuritis, but post encephalitic optic neuritis has been rarely reported. Majority of the cases of optic neuritis are either idiopathic or associated with multiple sclerosis, especially in western countries. This is very important in the Asian...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics