Eye Conditions and Treatment
Optic Neuritis is treated in the Neuro-Ophthalmology Service
Optic neuritis is the most common optic nerve disease to affect young people. The average age at the first attack is 31 years, but teenagers and persons over 40 may develop this disease for the first time. It is an inflammatory disease of uncertain cause, which affects more women than men.
Signs and Symptoms
Treatment and Prevention
For a deeper understanding of the diagnosis and treatment plan for optic neuritis, see Optic Neuritis Eye Facts.