Good syndrome and other causes of cytomegalovirus retinitis in HIV-negative patients—case report and comprehensive review of the literature

@inproceedings{Downes2016GoodSA,
  title={Good syndrome and other causes of cytomegalovirus retinitis in HIV-negative patients—case report and comprehensive review of the literature},
  author={Kenneth M. Downes and Dariusz Tarasewicz and Laurie J. Weisberg and Emmett T. Cunningham},
  booktitle={Journal of ophthalmic inflammation and infection},
  year={2016}
}
We describe a 65-year-old Thai woman who developed cytomegalovirus retinitis (CMVR) in the setting of Good syndrome-a rare, acquired partial immune deficiency caused by thymoma. The patient subsequently developed vitritis with cystoid macular edema (CME) similar to immune recovery uveitis (IRU) despite control of the retinitis with antiviral agents. A comprehensive review of the literature through December, 2014, identified an additional 279 eyes of 208 patients with CMVR in the absence of… CONTINUE READING
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