Early retinal and retinal nerve fiber layer effects of hydroxychloroquine: a follow up study by sdOCT


Yulek F. , Ugurlu N., Akcay E., Kocamis S. I. , Gerceker S., Erten S. , ...Daha Fazla

CUTANEOUS AND OCULAR TOXICOLOGY, cilt.32, ss.204-209, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 32 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3109/15569527.2012.751602
  • Dergi Adı: CUTANEOUS AND OCULAR TOXICOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.204-209

Özet

Context: The antimalarial drug hydroxychloroquine (HCQ), used in the treatment of rheumatologic disease, has been associated with the development of retinopathy. The long-term incidence of HCQ retinopathy has been estimated at 0.5% when recommended dosages (<= 6.5 mg/kg per day) are used.