Concomitant herpes simplex virus and cytomegalovirus endotheliitis in immunocompetent patient.


A case of an immunocompetent 51-year-old healthy man with chronic recurrent disciform corneal oedema and hypertensive anterior uveitis in the right eye for 2 years was unresponsive to topical corticosteroid and systemic acyclovir. Diagnostic anterior chamber tapping was performed and viral DNA PCR was positive for both cytomegalovirus and herpes simplex… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bcr-2012-007942