Optic neuritis

Pregnancy
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No epidemiologic studies have been done. As in multiple sclerosis, the normal immunosuppression of pregnancy probably makes optic neuritis less likely during pregnancy, but more likely for a few months after delivery.

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Introduction
Historical note and nomenclature
Clinical manifestations
Clinical vignette
Etiology
Pathogenesis and pathophysiology
Epidemiology
Prevention
Differential diagnosis
Diagnostic workup
Prognosis and complications
Management
Pregnancy
References cited
Contributors
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