Molecular identification of viral agents associated with acute conjunctivitis: a prospective controlled study.


AKÇAY E., ÇARHAN A., Hondur G., Tufan Z. , Duru N., Kilic S., ...Daha Fazla

The Brazilian journal of infectious diseases : an official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases, cilt.21, ss.391-395, 2017 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 21 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.bjid.2017.03.016
  • Dergi Adı: The Brazilian journal of infectious diseases : an official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.391-395

Özet

Background: Viral conjunctivitis are the most frequent infections in ophthalmology clinics. The diagnosis is usually relying on clinical findings and medical history. However, topical antibiotics are often used unnecessarily addition to symptomatic treatment because of unsure agents. We aimed to detect the Adenovirus, Coxsackievirus and Enterovirus from conjunctiva and pharyngeal samples of patients.