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Easily Ignored Signs of Non-arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy: Secondary Serous Detachment in the Macula

  • Xiaojing Pan
  • Ning Fan
  • Xuyang Liu
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Part of the Advances in Visual Science and Eye Diseases book series (AVSED, volume 2)

Abstract

Non-arteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION) is a common optic nerve disease that is characterized by optic disc edema and visual field defects. Most of the previous treatments for and studies on NAION have been limited to the optic disc. With the widespread application of OCT in recent years, increased incidence of NAION complicated by serous detachment in the macula has been reported.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xiaojing Pan
    • 1
  • Ning Fan
    • 2
  • Xuyang Liu
    • 3
    • 2
  1. 1.Shandong Eye Institute, Qingdao Eye HospitalQingdaoChina
  2. 2.Shenzhen Eye Hospital, Shenzhen UniversityShenzhenChina
  3. 3.Xiamen Eye Center of Xiamen UniversityXiamenChina

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