Bilateral blindness in Takayasu's disease

A. Rodríguez-Pla, G. De Miguel, J. López-Contreras, J. M. De Llobet, J. Llauger, C. Díaz

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    We report the case of a 61-year-old woman who presented bilateral blindness at the age of nineteen. Although she did not receive any treatment, she did not present any other symptoms through 40 years of follow-up. After reviewing the literature, we have not found any case of bilateral blindness as the first manifestation of TD without further progression of the disease despite the absence of treatment.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)394-395
    JournalScandinavian Journal of Rheumatology
    Issue number6
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1996


    • aorta
    • blindness
    • brachiocephalic trunk
    • retinopathy
    • Takayasu's disease


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