Current and proposed management of ocular herpes simplex

James McGill, F. T. Fraunfelder, B. R. Jones

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Current and proposed methods of management of ocular herpetic epithelial disease are reviewed with particular attention to the methods, efficacy and side effects of mechanical debridement, chemotherapy, cryotherapy, and photoinactivation. Special types of herpetic ulceration, including steroid-induced, resistant, indolent, and recurrent ulcers are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)358-365
Number of pages8
JournalSurvey of Ophthalmology
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1976
Externally publishedYes


  • Ara-A
  • IDU
  • chemotherapy
  • cryotherapy
  • debridement
  • epithelial disease
  • herpes simplex
  • keratitis
  • photoinactivation
  • ulcers

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology


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