Corpus ID: 11149985

Angiographic findings in eyes with active ocular toxoplasmosis.

@article{Iijima1995AngiographicFI,
  title={Angiographic findings in eyes with active ocular toxoplasmosis.},
  author={H. Iijima and Y. Tsukahara and M. Imasawa},
  journal={Japanese journal of ophthalmology},
  year={1995},
  volume={39 4},
  pages={
          402-10
        }
}
Clinical findings in 5 cases of active ocular toxoplasmosis were documented by fluorescein angiography. The diagnosis was based upon the ophthalmoscopic findings of white, fluffy, retinal exudative lesions with or without overlying vitreous inflammatory cells, and positive serologic tests for toxoplasma and responsiveness to clindamycin therapy. Three cases were considered as recurrent ocular toxoplasmosis and the other 2 cases, acquired ocular toxoplasmosis. Angiographic characteristics of… Expand
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