CORTISONE in syphilis of the eye.

  • Published 1953 in The British journal of venereal diseases


The therapeutic successes scored by arsphenamine, bismuth compounds, and penicillin against syphilis in general have been offset by a relative failure in the management of two late complications which affect the eye. These two conditions -syphilitic optic atrophy and interstitial keratitisare still too common and still cause much individual suffering and… (More)


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