Medical therapy of metastatic meningococcal endophthalmitis

American Journal of Ophthalmology
W M JayK J Fritz


We treated a 15-year-old girl who had meningococcal meningitis and metastatic endophthalmitis with large doses of intravenously administered penicillin G. The patient promptly improved with this therapy, and the visual axis completely cleared during the subsequent five months.


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