[Ocular toxocariasis. Diagnostic and therapeutic attainments].

Abstract

Toxocara canis is nematode parasite of dogs. Children are particularly subject to infestation, however the larva remains quiescent at stage II. Toxocara can localize in the eye and induce a variety of clinical manifestations. A case of ocular toxocara is presented in which there was granulomatous endophthalmitis. Immunologic testing was negative in the… (More)

Topics

  • Presentations referencing similar topics