Orbital infections in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection.

@article{Kronish1996OrbitalII,
  title={Orbital infections in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection.},
  author={J W Kronish and Thomas Johnson and Steven M Gilberg and George Corrent and William M McLeish and Kristen R Scott},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={1996},
  volume={103 9},
  pages={1483-92}
}
BACKGROUND Opportunistic infections frequently involve the anterior and posterior segments of the eye but rarely occur in the orbit in patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. The authors managed eight patients with HIV and unilateral orbital infections who presented between July 1988 and March 1995. METHODS Records of the patients were reviewed. A literature review of orbital infections in patients infected with HIV also was conducted. RESULTS There were five men and… CONTINUE READING