Ocular manifestations of dengue fever in an East Indian epidemic.

@article{Kapoor2006OcularMO,
  title={Ocular manifestations of dengue fever in an East Indian epidemic.},
  author={Harpreet K Kapoor and Saloni Bhai and Mary loves John and Jai Wilson Xavier},
  journal={Canadian journal of ophthalmology. Journal canadien d'ophtalmologie},
  year={2006},
  volume={41 6},
  pages={741-6}
}
BACKGROUND The incidence and geographic distribution of dengue has increased dramatically in recent years. Previously, ocular findings in dengue fever were considered rare. We report a spectrum of ocular manifestations of this potentially fatal disease and its association with laboratory parameters. METHODS 134 patients hospitalized with a diagnosis of dengue fever during an epidemic were included. Systemic and ophthalmic examinations were completed on all patients. RESULTS The mean age was… CONTINUE READING
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