Ischemic Optic Neuropathy

The ischemic optic neuropathy is a Papilleninfarkt. The only symptom is painless vision loss. The diagnosis is made clinically. Treatments are not effective. One distinguishes two types of Papilleninfarkts: Non-arteritic and arteritic. The non-arteritic variant is more common and usually affects people over age 50 and older. Vision loss is usually not as bad as in the arteritic variant which older and usually affects an older group of usually about…

September 3, 2018