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Volume 2012, Article ID 747658, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/747658
Case Report

Bilateral Simultaneous Nonarteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy after Ingestion of Sildenafil for Erectile Dysfunction

Department of Ophthalmology, University of Udine, 33100 Udine, Italy

Received 25 November 2011; Accepted 9 January 2012

Academic Editor: Gianfranco D. Alpini

Copyright © 2012 Anna Tarantini et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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