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Persistent intraocular rubella infection in a patient with Fuchs' uveitis and congenital rubella syndrome

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Winchester, Stephen A
Parmar, Dipak
Brown, Kevin E
Published in Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 2013, vol. 51, no. 5, p. 1622-4
Abstract There is growing evidence for the role of rubella virus in Fuchs' uveitis syndrome (FUS). This report is the first to show persistent intraocular rubella virus in a 28-year-old man with congenital rubella syndrome (CRS), who presented with blurred vision and was diagnosed with FUS.
Keywords AdultAntibodiesViral/analysisAqueous Humor/virologyCataract/complicationsCataract ExtractionEye InfectionsViral/complications/virologyFuchs' Endothelial Dystrophy/complicationsHumansMaleRNAViral/isolation & purificationRubella SyndromeCongenital/complicationsRubella virus/genetics/immunology/isolation & purification
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PMID: 23426927
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WINCHESTER, Stephen A et al. Persistent intraocular rubella infection in a patient with Fuchs' uveitis and congenital rubella syndrome. In: Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 2013, vol. 51, n° 5, p. 1622-4. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:90377

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