Optic neuropathy

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Optic neuropathy diagnosed via hypertension
Optic neuropathy diagnosed via hypertensionAnterior ischemic optic neuropathy (AION) was first described in 1974. It results from non-perfusion of the posterior ciliary blood supply to the optic nerve head.