Infectious Uveitis

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  1. Toxocariasis name 3 ocular syndromes and associated age
    chronic vitreous inflammation mimicking enophthalmitis age 2-9

    Localized granuloma age 6-14

    Peripheral granuloma age 6-40
  2. Name the method of Toxocariasis dx and treatment
    • Dx: Serum/vitreous ELISA for antibodies
    • no ova or parasite in stool

    Treatment: TREAT INFLAMMATION ONLY topical/systemic steroid
  3. What are other organ does Toxocariasis affect
    LIver & Lungs
  4. DUSEN
    name the 2 worms (both names)
    Retinal findings
    treatment
    • Ancylostoma canium -small worm-dog
    • Baylisascaris procyonis- BIG worm -racoon
    • Retinal finding: inflammation-wipe out syndrome
    • treatment laser, thiabendazole
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Infectious Uveitis
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2011-11-02 22:14:43
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