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Hiv And The Eye, “The Untold Story” By Dr A.I Suleman

Hiv And The Eye, “The Untold Story” By Dr A.I Suleman

11 February 2020 HIV

This is a viral infection of the skin, usually around the eye, it affects about 20% of symptomatic HIV infected individuals,it clinically presents as small painless, umbilicated nodules, which produce discharge that appear waxy in nature on ocular palpation. The main treatment regimen for this complication consist of excision procedure,curettage and cryotherapy.

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Hypertensive Retinopathy ‘A Complication Of Uncontrolled High Blood Pressure’ By Dr. A.I Suleman

Hypertensive Retinopathy ‘A Complication Of Uncontrolled High Blood Pressure’ By Dr. A.I Suleman

10 February 2020 Hypertension

The effect of hypertension on the eye has been overlooked over the years, both by eye care practitioners and even the person suffering from one degree of hypertension to another. Hence a critical need to highlight the major effect of hypertension to the eye is of paramount importance.

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