Treatment outcomes of reduced-dose intravitreal ganciclovir for cytomegalovirus retinitis.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Cytomegalovirus retinitis (CMVR) is one of the most common opportunistic infection in immunocompromised individuals. Intravitreal ganciclovir injection has been used successfully but no standard regimen was established. Risks of drug toxicity, endophthalmitis, and injection-related complications increased with number and frequency of injection… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12879-016-1490-6

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