Fusarium Endophthalmitis Following Keratitis Associated With Contact Lenses

Rosenberg, Krista D.; Flynn, Harry W.; Alfonso, Eduardo C.; Miller, Darlene
July 2006
Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers & Imaging;Jul/Aug2006, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p310
Academic Journal
A recent outbreak of fungal keratitis associated with contact lens use has been reported. During the past 4 months, a total of 36 patients with Fusarium keratitis have presented to one medical center. Two cases of Fusarium endophthalmitis resulting from this series of fungal keratitis associated with soft contact lens wear are described.


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