Results for: keratitis

What drug is used to treat herpetic keratitis?

Herpes simplex keratitis is a common corneal epithelial infection in humans and felines. My answer will address treatment of HSV-1 in humans and not feline herpesvirus (FHV). The best treatment for herpes simplex keratitis is topical application of the antiviral… Full Answer

What is inflammation of the cornea?

The cornea is the transparent portion of the outer surface of the eye, through the cornea enters the light. Keratitis (collective noun for a number of diseases in wich the cornea becomes inflamed) has multiple causes, and there are several… Full Answer