• Aug 30, 2018

    Herpes Simplex Virus Keratitis

    American Academy of Ophthalmology
    Cornea/External Disease
    Learning Plan CME
    5 General AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

    HSV keratitis is the most common infectious cause of corneal blindness in the industrialized world. It can mimic other infectious and noninfectious causes of keratitis, and each manifestation calls for a different treatment approach. This learning plan reviews viral pathogenesis and the diagnostic and therapeutic dilemmas in the management of HSV keratitis.