Ocular involvement associated with an epidemic outbreak of chikungunya virus infection.

@article{Lalitha2007OcularIA,
  title={Ocular involvement associated with an epidemic outbreak of chikungunya virus infection.},
  author={Prajna N Lalitha and Sivakumar Rathinam and Krishnadas Banushree and Shanmugam Maheshkumar and Rajendran Vijayakumar and Padmakar S. Sathe},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2007},
  volume={144 4},
  pages={552-6}
}
PURPOSE To study the range of ocular symptoms in a cohort of patients with chikungunya infection. DESIGN Retrospective, observational case series. METHODS Patients attending a tertiary eye care hospital in South India were included in the study. We included adult patients with serologically confirmed chikungunya virus infection who received clinical care at the Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai, South India. They were assessed for demographic characteristics, ocular symptoms, laboratory… CONTINUE READING