The role of anti-tubercular therapy in patients with presumed ocular tuberculosis.

@article{Agrawal2015TheRO,
  title={The role of anti-tubercular therapy in patients with presumed ocular tuberculosis.},
  author={Rupesh Agrawal and Bhaskar Gupta and Julio Jos{\'e} Gonz{\'a}lez-L{\'o}pez and Farzana Rahman and Sumita Phatak and Ioanna Triantafyllopoulou and Peter K F Addison and Mark Westcott and Carlos Eduardo Pavesio},
  journal={Ocular immunology and inflammation},
  year={2015},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={40-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To analyze the factors affecting the treatment outcome in patients with presumed ocular tuberculosis on anti-tubercular therapy (ATT). METHODS Retrospective chart review of patients with presumed ocular tuberculosis seen at a tertiary referral eye care center in the United Kingdom. Failure was defined as recurrence of inflammation within 6 months of completion of ATT. RESULTS There were a total of 175 patients with presumed ocular tuberculosis who had ATT. Patients with… CONTINUE READING
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