Corneal Epitheliopathy After Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus

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Abstract

The four patients presented in this chapter had in common a severe herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO) with corneal epitheliopathy as one of sequels. Three of them had bilateral KCS (Case 2 not tested) and three corneal hyp- or anaesthesia (Case 3 not tested), both conditions diagnosed some time after the infection had subsided. One more patient with impaired corneal sensitivity after HZO and, additionally, filamentary keratopathy is presented in Part II ( Chap. 7, Case 5).

Keywords

Herpes Zoster Dilate Pupil Anterior Uveitis Rose Bengal Posterior Synechia 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Ögonkliniken UMASMalmöSweden

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