Indian Journal of Ophthalmology

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: 2016  |  Volume : 64  |  Issue : 10  |  Page : 780--783

Bevacizumab in choroidal neovascularization secondary to Indian tick typhus: A rare case report


Raghavendra Ijeri, Gautam Beladiya, Sharad Bhomaj 
 Department of Ophthalmology, BLDE University's Sri B. M. Patil Medical College Hospital and Research Center, Vijayapura, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Raghavendra Ijeri
No. MII 49, Adarash Nagar, Asharam Road, Vijaypur - 586 103, Karnataka
India

Tick typhus causes hemorrhagic lesions over the skin. Retina also shows hemorrhages and exudates. Many cases have been reported in western literature about this condition. To our best of knowledge, this is the first case report of tick typhus in India which was also associated with inflammatory choroidal neovascularization.


How to cite this article:
Ijeri R, Beladiya G, Bhomaj S. Bevacizumab in choroidal neovascularization secondary to Indian tick typhus: A rare case report.Indian J Ophthalmol 2016;64:780-783


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Ijeri R, Beladiya G, Bhomaj S. Bevacizumab in choroidal neovascularization secondary to Indian tick typhus: A rare case report. Indian J Ophthalmol [serial online] 2016 [cited 2020 Jul 15 ];64:780-783
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