TITLE

Pseudallescheria boydii Keratitis

AUTHOR(S)
Ozkurt, Yelda; Oral, Yesim; Kulekci, Zeynep; Benzonana, Nur; Ustaoglu, Reyhan; Dogan, Omer Kamil
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;Mar/Apr2006, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p114
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We describe a patient with Pseudallescheria boydii keratitis. The treatment of mycotic keratitis remains difficult. This case demonstrates that identification and susceptibility testing should be rapidly performed. In cases of indolent keratitis, the possibility of fungal infection should be kept in mind.
ACCESSION #
20083292

 

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