TITLE

Fungal corneal ulcers of onion harvesters in southern Taiwan

AUTHOR(S)
Lin, S.-H.; Lin, C.-P.; Wang, H.-Z.; Tsai, R.-K.; Ho, C.-K.
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Jun1999, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p423
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a group occurrence of fungal corneal ulcers in onion harvesters during the harvest period in southern Taiwan. Decrease in vision of the patients; Factors contributing to the occurrence of such ulcers; Need for emphasizing the importance of eye protection and hygiene education to reduce the occurrence ulcers in agricultural workers.
ACCESSION #
9589913

 

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