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January 1985

Evolution of Optociliary Veins in Optic Nerve Sheath Meningioma: Evolution

Author Affiliations

From the Neuro-ophthalmology Unit, Departments of Neurological Surgery, Neurology, and Ophthalmology, University of California Medical Center, San Francisco.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1985;103(1):59-60. doi:10.1001/archopht.1985.01050010063020

• Sequential fundus photographs, obtained during an eight-year period, documented the development of optociliary veins. Disc edema preceded their appearance by three years, and as optic atrophy became profound, the veins changed in number and in size.