Corpus ID: 3336617

[Treatment of Ocular Chlamydial Infection: Comparison of Tetracyclines and Norfloxacin].

@article{HuberSpitzy1992TreatmentOO,
  title={[Treatment of Ocular Chlamydial Infection: Comparison of Tetracyclines and Norfloxacin].},
  author={V N Huber-Spitzy and E Arocker-Mettinger and L Steurer-Georgiew and M. Schiffb{\"a}nker},
  journal={Ophthalmologica. Journal international d'ophtalmologie. International journal of ophthalmology. Zeitschrift fur Augenheilkunde},
  year={1992},
  volume={205 2},
  pages={
          64-8
        }
}
The unilateral follicular conjunctivitis with corneal marginal infiltrates represents a clinical picture typical for two different types of bacteria: chlamydiae may cause a keratoconjunctivitis always combined with urethritis or colpitis; on the other hand staphylococci may be the reason for the same clinical features, whereas the marginal corneal infiltrates are caused in these cases by immunological reactions to the bacterial toxins. After harvesting material for bacterial investigations or… Expand