A 38-year-old female developed chronic joint pain one month after testing positive for SARS-CoV2. Physical examination revealed warmth and tenderness of the wrists and small joints of the hands. Rheumatoid factor and anti-CCP were elevated. Hands MRI showed synovitis of small joints. The patient was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
We report a case of a 62-year-old-woman with a 17 year-history of axial and peripheral spondyloarthritis associated to a crohn disease, treated with tumor necrosis alpha inhibitors, who developed an asymetric retrobulbar optic neuritis that promptly responded to a high dose of steroids. Key Words: optic neuritis, crohn disease, spondyloarthritis