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Visual recovery in orbital vasculitis.
  1. A Bagegni,
  2. R W Lyness,
  3. P B Johnston and
  4. J F Douglas
  1. Department of Ophthalmology, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland.


    A 46-year-old woman with polyarteritis nodosa and chronic renal failure developed sudden loss of vision which was associated with orbital vasculitis. Treatment with cyclophosphamide produced rapid improvement in vision, which has been preserved with maintenance doses of cyclophosphamide and prednisolone.

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