Back to search
Publication

Ocular findings in the inmates of a leprosy rehabilitation centre.

Abstract

This study is aimed at presenting the profile of ocular lesions observed in the inmates of a leprosy rehabilitation centre. Corneal involvement was found to be the highest (52.7%), followed by lesions of the eyebrows (47.3%) and eyelids (30.9%), uveal tract involvement (18.1%) and chronic conjunctivitis (1.8%).

More information

Type
Journal Article
Author
Sanjiv D
Rajiv D
Desai N C
Shoba L
Kumar K
Year of Publication
1989
Journal
Indian journal of ophthalmology
Volume
37
Issue
2
Number of Pages
96-7
Date Published
1989 Apr-Jun
Language
eng
ISSN Number
0301-4738
Alternate Journal
Indian J Ophthalmol
Publication Language
eng