A rare case of subretinal cysticercosis

Zainal Nor Zainura, H. J. Barkeh, J. S. Wong, M. Muhaya

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Abstract

This is a case of a 25 year old lady whose eye had been infected by cysticercosis. This case highlighted that the inflammation was due to host immune response. She was treated with oral corticosteroid and the lesions regressed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)650-652
Number of pages3
JournalMedical Journal of Malaysia
Volume60
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes

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Cysticercosis
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Inflammation

Keywords

  • Cysticercosis
  • Subretinal cysticercosis
  • Taenia solium

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Zainura, Z. N., Barkeh, H. J., Wong, J. S., & Muhaya, M. (2005). A rare case of subretinal cysticercosis. Medical Journal of Malaysia, 60(5), 650-652.

A rare case of subretinal cysticercosis. / Zainura, Zainal Nor; Barkeh, H. J.; Wong, J. S.; Muhaya, M.

In: Medical Journal of Malaysia, Vol. 60, No. 5, 2005, p. 650-652.

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Zainura, ZN, Barkeh, HJ, Wong, JS & Muhaya, M 2005, 'A rare case of subretinal cysticercosis', Medical Journal of Malaysia, vol. 60, no. 5, pp. 650-652.
Zainura ZN, Barkeh HJ, Wong JS, Muhaya M. A rare case of subretinal cysticercosis. Medical Journal of Malaysia. 2005;60(5):650-652.
Zainura, Zainal Nor ; Barkeh, H. J. ; Wong, J. S. ; Muhaya, M. / A rare case of subretinal cysticercosis. In: Medical Journal of Malaysia. 2005 ; Vol. 60, No. 5. pp. 650-652.
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