What is optic neuritis?

Visual nerve inflame. Optic neuritis is the name for inflammation of the optic nerve. There can be a number of causes including multiple sclerosis and many other diseases. This should be evaluated by an ophthalmologist as soon as the condition arises.
Inflammation. Optic neuritis is an inflammation of the optic nerve. This leads to decreased vision. The causes are varying from toxic agents to demylinating disease (ms). Needs to be seen in by an ophthalmologist, need to have an MRI and should have a neurologist in your team!
Optic neuritis. Optic neuritis is an inflammation of the optic nerve. Symptoms include acute loss of vision often accompanied with eye pain. Can be caused by multiple sclerosis and other inflammatory systemic conditions such as arthritis. Usually treated with steroids.