TITLE

Infective Endophthalmitis Caused by Bacillus cereus after Cataract Extraction Surgery

AUTHOR(S)
Wai-Man Chan; Liu, David T.L.; Chan, Carmen K.M.; Chong, Kelvin K.L.; Lam, Dennis S.C.
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;8/1/2003, Vol. 37 Issue 3, pe31
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes a 72-year-old Chinese man who developed fulminant Bacillus cereus endophthalmitis after an uneventful surgery for cataract extraction. Rapid clinical progression of the disease; Prognosis; Plan of treatment; Results of Gram staining.
ACCESSION #
10590211

 

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