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• Aziz A, Conway MD, Robertson HJ, Espinoza LR and Wilson WA (2000). Acute optic neuropathy and transverse myelopathy in patients with antiphospholipid antibody syndrome: favorable outcome after treatment with anticoagulants and glucocorticoids. Lupus 9:307-10. Summary: We describe two patients with established antiphospholipid syndrome, who during periods of subtherapeutic anticoagulation, developed acute optic neuropathy and transverse myelopathy. Treatment with optimal anticoagulation and high dose glucocorticoids was followed by resolution of the neurologic deficits. Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Medical Center, New Orleans, USA.