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Efficacy of antiprostaglandin therapy in vernal conjunctivitis.
  1. E Meyer,
  2. E Kraus and
  3. S Zonis
  1. Department of Ophthalmology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel.

    Abstract

    Twenty-seven patients with vernal conjunctivitis who remained symptomatic following treatment with corticosteroid drops and/or Opticrom drops (sodium cromoglycate 2%, benzalkonium chloride 0.01%) were treated with aspirin. Aspirin produced marked improvement in all patients apart from three. The possible mechanism of the efficacy of aspirin in vernal conjunctivitis is discussed.

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