Blurry vision in a patient with HIV/AIDS
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Blurry vision in a patient with HIV/AIDS

Anterior Segment:

 • Herpes zoster ophthalmicus

 • Keratitis (HSV, Staph, Moraxella, Pseudomonas, Acanthameoba, Candida, other fungi)

 • Uveitis (Syphilis, HSV, VZV, TB*, Histo*, Cocci*, Toxo*, non-infectious including rifabutin)

Posterior Segment:

 • HIV retinopathy*

 • CMV retinitis*

 • Ocular Toxo / Toxo retinitis*

 • Acute retinal necrosis (ARN) (VZV >HSV, CMV)

 • Progressive Outer Retinal Necrosis (PORN*)  (VZV > HSV, CMV)

 • Choroidal infections (crypto, PJP, syphilis)



*Most Often seen with lower CD4 cell count



Dr. Darcy Wooten @Darcy_ID_doc



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Dr. Gerald Diaz
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