Ocular manifestation of systemic infections

A. A. Madu, M. Mayers

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Abstract

Patients with various systemic infections can often be diagnosed on the basis of their presenting ocular signs and symptoms. Recognition of the ocular manifestations of systemic infections will expedite diagnosis and allow rapid institution of appropriate therapy thereby reducing morbidity and mortality. Recent literature discussing ophthalmologic findings in the following diseases are reviewed; Whipple's disease, endogenous endophthalmitis, cat-search disease, toxoplasmosis, and hepatitis C.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)88-91
Number of pages4
JournalCurrent opinion in ophthalmology
Volume6
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1995

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  • Ophthalmology

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