MR characteristics of muslin-induced optic neuropathy: report of two cases and review of the literature.


Journal Article (Review)

Muslin-induced optic neuropathy is a rarely reported but important cause of delayed visual loss after repair of intracranial aneurysms. Most of the previously reported cases were published before the introduction of MR imaging. We describe the clinical features and MR appearance of two cases of delayed visual loss due to "muslinoma," and compare them with the 21 cases reported in the literature.

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Cited Authors

  • Bhatti, MT; Holder, CA; Newman, NJ; Hudgins, PA

Published Date

  • February 2000

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 21 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 346 - 352

PubMed ID

  • 10696022

Pubmed Central ID

  • 10696022

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0195-6108


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States