Ocular Complications Associated With HIV Infection

  • Authors: Patricia Pahk, MD (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 4/1/16 (What's New)

Summary

  • Posterior infectious diseases are associated with low CD4+ cell count
    • CMV retinitis usually occurs at counts < 50 cells/mm3
    • Ocular toxoplasmosis usually occurs at counts < 100 cells/mm3
  • Ocular Toxoplasmosis
      Acute Retinal Necrosis
        Choroidal Infections
          Syphilis

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