Primary and secondary herpes simplex uveitis in rabbits.

  • J O Oh
  • Published 1976 in Survey of ophthalmology
Primary and secondary (recurrent) herpes simplex uveitis were studied in the rabbit eye. Intravitreal injection of live herpes simplex virus (HSV) produced primary uveitis, and reinjection of HSV intravitreally in an eye that had completely recovered from the primary disease produced secondary uveitis. The onset of primary herpes simplex uveitis was gradual… (More)