Cytomegalovirus as a cause of anterior uveitis with sectoral iris atrophy.

@article{Markomichelakis2002CytomegalovirusAA,
  title={Cytomegalovirus as a cause of anterior uveitis with sectoral iris atrophy.},
  author={Nikos N. Markomichelakis and Christina Canakis and Panayotis Zafirakis and Theodoros Marakis and Ioannis Mallias and George P Theodossiadis},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2002},
  volume={109 5},
  pages={879-82}
}
OBJECTIVE To report two cases of recurrent anterior uveitis with sectoral iris atrophy and ocular hypertension during attacks caused by cytomegalovirus (CMV). DESIGN Two observational case reports. PARTICIPANTS Two immunocompetent patients with a history of recurrent unilateral hypertensive anterior uveitis with sectoral iris atrophy were referred to us with the presumptive diagnosis of herpetic uveitis. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Comprehensive ophthalmic examination, aqueous humor polymerase… CONTINUE READING

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