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Friday, August 31, 2007

PKP, HSV, & ACYCLOVIR

Cornea - Abstract: Volume 26(8) September 2007 p 930-934 Effect of Prophylactic Oral Acyclovir After Penetrating Keratoplasty for Herpes Simplex Keratitis.

This paper concludes:


Prophylactic oral acyclovir use after PK for HSV keratitis is associated with decreased episodes of rejection and improved graft survival.