Endogenous coccidioidal endophthalmitis.

  title={Endogenous coccidioidal endophthalmitis.},
  author={Mark Scott Blumenkranz and David A Stevens},
  volume={87 10},
Coccidioidomycosis is generally a self-limited respiratory illness. The literature indicates ocular involvement is rare, usually confined to the anterior segment and adnexa. Ten consecutive patients with chronic pulmonary and disseminated disease referred for chemotherapy represent the first prospective study of ocular involvement. Four demonstrated presumed coccidioidal dissemination to the posterior segment without significant vitreous or anterior segment involvement. Juxtapapillary… CONTINUE READING