Viral anterior uveitis.

  title={Viral anterior uveitis.},
  author={Aliza Hee-Eng Jap and S L Chee},
  journal={Current opinion in ophthalmology},
  volume={22 6},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW With improvements in molecular diagnostics tests, viruses are increasingly being found to be associated with what was previously described as idiopathic anterior uveitis. This review presents the clinical features of viral anterior uveitis. RECENT FINDINGS Herpes simplex virus/varicella zoster virus (HSV/VZV) are important causes of anterior uveitis, but other viruses including cytomegalovirus (CMV) and rubella are also found in a significant number of cases. The various… CONTINUE READING


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