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Chronic cicatrising conjunctivitis in a patient with hemifacial cutaneous tuberculosis
  1. S Pommier1,
  2. E Chazalon1,
  3. J-J Morand2,
  4. F Meyer1
  1. 1
    Service d’Ophtalmologie, Hôpital d’Instruction des Armées Alphonse Laveran, Marseille, France
  2. 2
    Service de Dermatologie, Hôpital d’Instruction des Armées Alphonse Laveran, Marseille, France
  1. Dr S Pommier, Hôpital d’Instruction des Armées Laveran, Service d’Ophtalmologie, 13998 Marseille Armées, France; stephan.pommier{at}

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An 83-year-old woman presented in December 2006 with a 2 year history of redness, irritation, ptosis and excessive lacrimation in the left eye treated with topical corticosteroids and antibiotics without improvement. On examination, visual acuity was RE 20/40 and LE 20/100. …

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