How is herpes simplex virus (HSV) endotheliitis treated?

Updated: Jan 18, 2019
  • Author: Jim C Wang (王崇安), MD; Chief Editor: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS  more...
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Endotheliitis is treated with combined corticosteroid and antiviral therapy. Frequent topical steroid therapy is initially prescribed. The dose is subsequently titrated, based on clinical response, to the lowest dosage necessary to control inflammation.


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