Herpetic disciform keratitis

What is Herpetic disciform keratitis?

Caused by herpes simplex virus.Stromal keratitis manifests as a disc-shaped area of corneal edema. Longstanding corneal edema leads to permanent scarring and is the major cause of decreased vision.

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I had an eye infection in 2009, in left eye & at R.P Center, AIIMS it was told to me that I have got the disease called Herpetic Disciform Keratitis...

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Herpetic disciform keratitis is an immune mediated disorder caused by persistence of Herpes simplex virus in...

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