Nodular Scleritis Associated with Herpes Zoster Virus: An Infectious and Immune-Mediated Process

@inproceedings{Loureiro2016NodularSA,
  title={Nodular Scleritis Associated with Herpes Zoster Virus: An Infectious and Immune-Mediated Process},
  author={M{\'o}nica Miranda Loureiro and Renata T. Rothwell and Sofia Fonseca},
  booktitle={Case reports in ophthalmological medicine},
  year={2016}
}
Purpose. To describe a case of anterior nodular scleritis, preceded by an anterior hypertensive uveitis, which was primarily caused by varicella zoster virus (VZV). Case Report. A 54-year-old woman presented with anterior uveitis of the right eye presumably caused by herpetic viral disease and was successfully treated. Two months later, she developed a… CONTINUE READING