TITLE

From the editor's desk - Vasculitis my brief synopsis

AUTHOR(S)
Natarajan, S.
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Jul2011, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p271
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the retinal vasculitis, an inflammation of the retinal vasculature. The author says that whenever Indians think of vasculitis, tuberculosis (TB) comes out their minds as the first diagnosis. The author suggests that if vasculitis does not react to corticosteroids, a patient may use immunosuppressive drugs which include antimetabolites, alkylating agents, or Cyclosporin A.
ACCESSION #
61834899

 

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