Ophthalmic manifestation of aids in Armed Forces General Teaching Hospital, Addis Ababa.

@article{TGiorgis2007OphthalmicMO,
  title={Ophthalmic manifestation of aids in Armed Forces General Teaching Hospital, Addis Ababa.},
  author={Abeba T TGiorgis and Fikru Melka and Agazi GMariam},
  journal={Ethiopian medical journal},
  year={2007},
  volume={45 4},
  pages={327-34}
}
BACKGROUND The eye is one of the commonly affected organs by HIV/AIDS. However, data on HIV/AIDS related ophthalmic lesion is scarce in Ethiopia and in other sub-Saharan Africa countries, where two-third of the world-infected people are living. OBJECTIVE To determine the proportion, describe the pattern, and assess the visual impairment of AIDS related ophthalmic lesions in comparison to CD+ T-lymphocyte count. METHODS This is a cross-sectional descriptive study conducted on AIDS patients… CONTINUE READING