Tuberculous sclero-uveitis

Reddy, S.C. and Prasad, A.Y. (1984) Tuberculous sclero-uveitis. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 31 (3). pp. 133-135.

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A case of tuberculous selero-uveitis (Scleritis, iridocyclitis and choroiditis) in a young man aged 18 years, with pulmonary and glandular tuberculosis, is reported. Healing of seleral ulcer without perforation of the globe and visual improvement from hand movements to 6/12 in the diseased eye were observed after anti-tuberculus treatment.

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Uncontrolled Keywords:Selero-Uveitis, Tuberculosis, Scleritis, Iridocyclitis, Chorrioditis, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Glandular Tuberculosis, Anti-tuberculus Treatment, Seleral Ulcer, Sofracort, Soframycin eye ointment, Streptomycin, Isonaizzid, Thiacetazone
Subjects:Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis
Eye Diseases > Scleral Diseases > Scleritis
Organic Chemicals > Hydrazines > Isoniazid
Carbohydrates and Hypoglycemic Agents > Carbohydrates > Glycosides > Aminoglycosides
Hemic and Lymphatic Diseases > Lymphatic Diseases > Tuberculosis, Lymph Node
Eye Diseases > Eye Infections > Eye Infections, Bacterial
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Carbohydrates and Hypoglycemic Agents > Carbohydrates > Glycosides > Aminoglycosides > Streptomycin
Eye Diseases > Uveal Diseases > Uveitis
Eye Diseases > Eye Manifestations
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Eye Infections, Bacterial
Organic Chemicals > Sulfur Compounds > Thiosemicarbazones
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:2788
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:04 April 2008

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