A 21-year-old US soldier received a penetrating eye injury while fighting in Iraq and was treated with evisceration. Sympathetic ophthalmia developed, which responded well to steroid treatment. This is the first case of sympathetic ophthalmia after a war injury reported since World War II.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery|
|State||Published - Mar 2006|
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