The Eye

  • Graham Hughes
  • Shirish Sangle


The eye is frequently affected in Hughes Syndrome. The ­commonest manifestations relate to ischaemic damage in the posterior segment, with retinal and choroidal lesions resulting from either arterial or venous thrombosis, or both.


Multiple Sclerosis Venous Thrombosis Cerebral Infarction Optic Neuritis Posterior Segment 

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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Graham Hughes
    • 1
  • Shirish Sangle
    • 2
  1. 1.The London Lupus CentreLondon Bridge HospitalLondonUK
  2. 2.Louise Coote Lupus UnitSt Thomas’ HospitalLondonUK

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