Vernal keratoconjunctivitis

Denis Wakefield and Peter J McCluskey
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (9): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2006.tb00671.x
Published online: 6 November 2006

Photo courtesy of Kathy McClellan, Safe Sight Institute, University of Sydney.

  • 1 School of Medical Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW.
  • 2 Liverpool Hospital, Sydney, NSW.


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  • 5. Daniell M, Constantinou M, Vu HT, Taylor HR. Randomised controlled trial of topical ciclosporin A in steroid dependent allergic conjunctivitis. Br J Ophthalmol 2006; 90: 461-464.


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