Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Herpes Keratoconjunctivitis Treatment

The treatment for keratoconjunctivitis depends on the underlying cause. Treatment for keratoconjunctivitis due to bacteria usually includes antibiotic eye drops, antibiotic ointment, and cold compresses. Many with viral keratoconjunctivitis will benefit from corticosteroid eye drops.

The treatment for keratoconjunctivitis includes:

Herpes Keratoconjunctivitis Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat keratoconjunctivitis:

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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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