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Otitis media in adults with chlamydial conjunctivitis
  1. B T Goh1,
  2. J M Hadley2,
  3. N J Lomax1,
  4. H C Patel3,
  5. N D Viswalingam1
  1. 1Diagnostic Clinic, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London EC1V 2PD, UK
  2. 2ENT Department, Ashford Hospital, London Road, Middlesex, TW15 3AA UK
  3. 3Eastbourne Downs PCT, Avenue House, The Avenue, East Sussex BN21 3XY UK
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr Beng T Goh
 Diagnostic Clinic, Moorfields Eye Hospital, City Road, London EC1V 2PD, UK; beng.goh{at}bartsandthelondon.nhs.uk

Abstract

The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of otological symptoms in patients with chlamydial conjunctivitis. We report four cases of chlamydial conjunctivitis, in association with otitis media, that were investigated by an otologist.

  • OM, otitis media
  • PCR, polymerase chain reaction
  • STI, sexually transmitted infections
  • otitis media
  • Chlamydia trachomatis
  • conjunctivitis

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