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Ocular manifestation of systemic infections.


Careful examination of external and internal ocular structures in patients with systemic infections may assist in early diagnosis and institution of appropriate therapy. Recent literature discussing ocular manifestations in the following systemic infectious diseases are reviewed: tuberculosis,
Lyme borreliosis, cat scratch
disease, toxocariasis, congenital toxoplasmosis, and invasive aspergillosis.

Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 1996 Dec;7(6):85-90. Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov’t; Review [1]