Drs. Joshua Levinson, Richard Garfinkel & Michael Lai Publish Article Entitled "Bilateral Uveitis following Typhoid Fever"Posted in Announcements
Dr. Joshua Levinson, Dr. Richard Garfinkel & Dr. Michael Lai published an article entitled "Bilateral Uveitis following Typhoid Fever" in the Journal of VitreoRetinal Diseases. Typhoid fever is caused by a bacterial infection endemic in many developing nations. During recovery from the illness, patients may develop an autoimmune syndrome affecting multiple organs including the eyes. In this paper, the RGW doctors describe one of the first cases of typhoid-related uveitis ever reported in the United States.