What are vascular ophthalmic presentations of giant cell arteritis (GCA) (temporal arteritis)?

Updated: Sep 03, 2020
  • Author: Mythili Seetharaman, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Other important vascular ophthalmic presentations of GCA include the following [71, 67, 68, 69] :

  • Posterior ischemic (retrobulbar) optic neuropathy
  • Central retinal artery occlusion
  • Branch retinal artery occlusion
  • Choroidal ischemia [70, 71, 72]

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