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Anterior Optic Neuropathy in a Patient With Cyclical Fevers

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Based on this clinical scenario and the accompanying image, understand how to arrive at a correct diagnosis.
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Article Information

Corresponding Author: Heather E. Moss, MD, PhD, Stanford University, 2370 Watson Ct, MC 5353, Ste 200, Palo Alto, CA 94303 (hemoss@stanford.edu).

Published Online: January 16, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.4987

Conflict of Interest Disclosures: Dr Moss reported grants from the National Institutes of Health and Research to Prevent Blindness during the conduct of the study and grants from the Myelin Repair Foundation and the North American Neuro-ophthalmology Society and personal fees from American Academy of Neurology, Ology Medical Education, Elsevier, and legal firms outside the submitted work. No other disclosures were reported.

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