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[A case of bilateral temporal arteritis].

Authors
  • Ostafil, M
  • Misiurewicz, J
Type
Published Article
Journal
Przegla̧d lekarski
Publication Date
Jan 01, 1996
Volume
53
Issue
3
Pages
199–200
Identifiers
PMID: 8754385
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The authors have presented a case of bilateral temporal arteritis (giant cell arteritis) of a female patient taken to a hospital because of a sudden blindness of her left eye. At first, the retinal embolism has been diagnosed, but after a sudden worsening of the general condition of the patient and the diagnosis of the retinal embolism of the other eye and results of biochemical investigation tests the previous diagnosis has been changed to: bilateral temporal arteritis.

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