Giant Cell Arteritis.

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Giant Cell Arteritis.

Med Clin North Am. 2013 Mar;97(2):329-335

Authors: Waldman CW, Waldman SD, Waldman RA

Giant cell arteritis is one of the most serious medical emergencies encountered in the practice of ophthalmology because it may result in loss of vision in one or both eyes. This vision loss is preventable if patients are diagnosed early and treated immediately with high doses of corticosteroids.

PMID: 23419630 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

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