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Publication Name World Journal of Experimental Medicine
Manuscript ID 85302
Country/Territory Italy
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ISSN 2220-315x (online)
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Category Ophthalmology
Manuscript Type Letter to the Editor
Article Title Ophthalmologic implications to consider when using hydroxychloroquine to treat COVID-19 and induced arthritis
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Marco Zeppieri
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Marco Zeppieri http://orcid.org/0000-0003-0999-5545
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Corresponding Author Marco Zeppieri, BSc, MD, PhD, Doctor, Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital of Udine, p.le S. Maria della Misericordia 15, Udine 33100, Italy. markzeppieri@hotmail.com
Key Words COVID-19; Hydroxychloroquine; SARS-CoV-2; Retinopathy; Maculopathy; Post-COVID-19 arthritis
Core Tip Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) is typically considered when treating rheumatic and autoimmune diseases. It has been currently considered to help treat symptoms of coronavirus disease 2019 and to help alleviate several clinical manifestations after infection. In this letter, several ophthalmological implications that should be taken into consideration when using this drug are discussed. While the drug may be beneficial in treating symptoms, ophthalmological manifestations can be of clinical importance. Proper diagnoses, periodic testing, and correct management of patients in chronic treatment with HCQ can ensure that any potential ophthalmological side effects are minimized.
Publish Date 2023-09-15 10:42
Citation Zeppieri M. Ophthalmologic implications to consider when using hydroxychloroquine to treat COVID-19 and induced arthritis. World J Exp Med 2023; 13(4): 95-98
URL https://www.wjgnet.com/2220-315x/full/v13/i4/95.htm
DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.5493/wjem.v13.i4.95
Full Article (PDF) WJEM-13-95-with-cover.pdf
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