Table 2.

Visual manifestations among 204 patients with giant cell arteritis in Olmsted County, Minnesota, USA, diagnosed between 1950 and 2004 (n = 47). Some patients had more than 1 symptom.

Visual SymptomNo. Patients (%)
Amaurosis fugax7 (15)
Diplopia11 (23)
Blurred vision31 (66)
Field loss9 (19)
Complete loss
  Unilateral7 (15)
  Bilateral2 (4)