A young immunocompetent patient with bilateral immune stromal keratitis due to varicella zoster and herpes simplex

Albietz, Julie M. & Lenton, Lee M. (2015) A young immunocompetent patient with bilateral immune stromal keratitis due to varicella zoster and herpes simplex. Clinical and Experimental Optometry, 98(1), pp. 90-93.

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This report describes the diagnostic features, clinical management and the issues associated with management of a young immunocompetent male who presented with a presumed left Herpes simplex immune stromal keratitis, and ten months later, a right immune stromal keratitis associated with Herpes zoster ophthalmicus.

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ID Code: 78853
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: Herpes simplex keratitis, Herpes zoster ophthalmicus, Immune stromal keratitis
DOI: 10.1111/cxo.12163
ISSN: 1444-0938
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Optometry & Vision Science
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2014 The Authors. Clinical and Experimental Optometry Copyright 2014 Optometrists Association Australia
Deposited On: 20 Nov 2014 23:51
Last Modified: 05 Feb 2016 06:50

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