Journal of Current Research in Scientific Medicine

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2017  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 57--59

Atopic keratoconjunctivitis: A classical presentation and the emerging role of tacrolimus in its management


Rohan Suresh Ninan1, Elfride Farokh Sanjana1, Hannah Ranjee Prasanth1, Sheela Kuruvila2 
1 Department of Ophthalmology, Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Kalapet, Puducherry, India
2 Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Kalapet, Puducherry, India

Correspondence Address:
Elfride Farokh Sanjana
Department of Ophthalmology, Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Kalapet - 605 014, Puducherry
India

We describe a rare and classical presentation of atopic keratoconjunctivitis that responded well to tacrolimus skin ointment. Furthermore, the emerging role of tacrolimus in the treatment of atopy is also highlighted briefly.


How to cite this article:
Ninan RS, Sanjana EF, Prasanth HR, Kuruvila S. Atopic keratoconjunctivitis: A classical presentation and the emerging role of tacrolimus in its management.J Curr Res Sci Med 2017;3:57-59


How to cite this URL:
Ninan RS, Sanjana EF, Prasanth HR, Kuruvila S. Atopic keratoconjunctivitis: A classical presentation and the emerging role of tacrolimus in its management. J Curr Res Sci Med [serial online] 2017 [cited 2022 Aug 11 ];3:57-59
Available from: https://www.jcrsmed.org/article.asp?issn=2455-3069;year=2017;volume=3;issue=1;spage=57;epage=59;aulast=Ninan;type=0