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Herpes Corneal Keratitis

Discussion in 'Ophthalmology: Eye Physicians & Surgeons' started by PublicHealth, Nov 21, 2005.

  1. PublicHealth

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    How bad is it and what is the prognosis when treated with Viroptic?
     
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    When treated promptly, the prognosis is good.
     
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    Impossible to say without seeing the extent of it, whether it is central vs. peripheral, depth of scarring, etc. Andrew is right, if caught early it usually turns out OK.
     

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