Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Temporal Arteritis Outlook

What to expect with temporal arteritis:

  • Early treatment of temporal arteritis usually prevents vision loss.
  • With treatment, symptoms of temporal arteritis usually resolve in 2 years.

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Last Updated: Aug 7, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Temporal Arteritis References
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