Orbit and optic nerve
Anterior ischemic optic neuropathy

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 11 May 2018, last major update February 2014

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PubMed Search: Anterior ischemic optic neuropathy [title] pathology

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Definition / general
Cite this page: Pernick, N. Orbit and optic nerve: anterior ischemic optic neuropathy. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/eyeorbitanteriorischemic.html. Accessed December 17th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Various injuries to optic nerve from ischemia to infarction
  • May resemble stroke