How are viral corneal ulcers and ulcerative keratitis treated?

Updated: Aug 05, 2019
  • Author: Jesse Borke, MD, FACEP, FAAEM; Chief Editor: Barry E Brenner, MD, PhD, FACEP  more...
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If tests results confirm viral infection, begin therapy with mechanical debridement of the infected rim along with a rim of the normal epithelium, followed by topical instillation of antiviral medications.

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