Endophthalmitis Following Pediatric Cataract Surgery With a Good Outcome

Smith, Jennifer; Poulose, Abraham; Olitsky, Scott E.
July 2006
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;Jul/Aug2006, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p239
Academic Journal
Endophthalmitis is a rare but potentially devastating complication following intraocular surgery. Endophthalmitis following intraocular surgery in children often has a poor outcome. We report a case of endophthalmitis after cataract extraction in a 6-year-old girl with a good visual result.


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