Diagnosis and Treatment Outcome of Mycotic Keratitis at a Tertiary Eye Care Center in Eastern India

January 2011
BMC Ophthalmology;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p39
Academic Journal
The article reports on a study that offers information on the epidemiological characteristics, microbiological diagnosis and treatment outcome of mycotic keratitis at a tertiary eye care center in eastern India. The study results reveal that prevalence of mycotic keratitis in eastern India is lower than southern, western and north-eastern India but higher than northern India. It states Aspergillus and Fusarium are the predominant genera associated with fungal keratitis across India.


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