Tuberculous optic neuropathy may follow infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis or administration of the bacille Calmette–Guerin. However, this condition is not well described in the ophthalmic literature.
Ellen J. Davis, Sivakumar R. Rathinam, Annabelle A. Okada, Sharon L. Tow, Harry Petrushkin, Elizabeth M. Graham, Soon-Phaik Chee, Yan Guex-Crosier, Eva Jakob, Ilknur Tugal-Tutkun, Emmett T. Cunningham Jr., Jacqueline A. Leavitt, Ahmad M. Mansour, Kevin L. Winthrop, William L. Hills and Justine R. Smith
Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection
Content type: Original Research
Published on: 22 May 2012