[A case of necrotizing scleritis associated with Epstein-Barr virus infection].

Abstract

Recently Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is often reported in association with ocular disease. But EBV has not been reported to cause necrotizing scleritis. A 71-year-old woman developed ciliary injection and peripheral corneal ulcer in both eyes. The lesions did not respond to topical steroid and systemic indomethacin. The sclera became transparent and perforated… (More)

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@article{Furukawa1993ACO, title={[A case of necrotizing scleritis associated with Epstein-Barr virus infection].}, author={Hiroyuki Furukawa and Toshihisa Hamada and Ken Nagaya and Shinobu Akiya}, journal={Nippon Ganka Gakkai zasshi}, year={1993}, volume={97 11}, pages={1337-42} }