Corneal subepithelial infiltrates associated with systemic Epstein-Barr viral infection.


Corneal subepithelial infiltration resembling adenoviral keratitis developed in two patients with serologic evidence of systemic Epstein-Barr viral (EBV) infection and nondetectable antibody levels for adenovirus (ADV). These cases suggest that EBV is capable of mimicking more commonly recognized corneal infectious disease entities.