Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

  • Giant Cell Arteritis

    (Temporal Arteritis)

    Sohan Singh Hayreh, MD, MS, PhD, DSc, FRCS, FRCOphth

    Professor Emeritus of Ophthalmology, Ocular Vascular Clinic

    Please Note:

    This information is intended primarily for ophthalmologists. It is a summary of material published in peer reviewed ophthalmic journals. For more detailed information, please refer to the papers in the bibliography and the various cited articles in those papers.

    Dr. Hayreh does not give an opinion without personally examining a patient; he feels that to do so is unethical and also potentially dangerous.

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    Information initially Posted August 1, 2002, revised April 3, 2003, reviewed August 1, 2009 and June 1, 2011
    text and images © Sohan Singh Hayreh.
    Reproduction of any part of this material is not permitted without express permission from Dr. Hayreh.