10 Scopus citations


An elderly man developed acute progressive supranuclear ophthalmoplegia and other central nervous system manifestations that suggested Whipple disease. Results of small intestinal biopsy were negative but polymerase chain reaction testing of the cerebrospinal fluid confirmed the diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)18-21
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Neuro-Ophthalmology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 2002

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Clinical Neurology

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Whipple disease with supranuclear ophthalmoplegia diagnosed by polymerase chain reaction of cerebrospinal fluid'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this