BMJ Case Reports 2011; doi:10.1136/bcr.11.2010.3517
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Optic nerve involvement as a first manifestation of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia after remission

  1. Visvaraja Subrayan
  1. University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  1. Correspondence to Mohammadreza Peyman, drmpeyman{at}


A 20-year-old girl with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in second remission for 4 years, presented with blurring of vision and binocular diplopia for 2 months duration. Examination revealed isolated left 6th cranial nerve …

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