TITLE

KERATITIS CLUSTER

AUTHOR(S)
Grassi, Tanya
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Medical Journal of Australia;6/15/2009, Vol. 190 Issue 12, p712
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research being done on the emergence of a cluster of cases of severe keratitis caused by Acanthamoeba in Brisbane, Queensland. It references a study by Australian ophthalmologist published in the 2009 issue of "Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology." A retrospective, consecutive case-series study was conducted by the researchers and found that the small number of patients precluded any definite conclusions.
ACCESSION #
43782107

 

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