A 31-year-old woman ingested hexachlorophene (pHisoHex) over a tenmonth period. She developed bilateral optic atrophy with no other systemic evidence of neurotoxicity. This case supports pathologists' findings that the optic nerve and chiasm are particularly sensitive to the poisonous effects of hexachlorophene.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||12|
|Journal||American journal of ophthalmology|
|Publication status||Published - May 1980|
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