Bilateral Candida parapsilosis interface keratitis after laser in situ keratomileusis

Marcus S. Muallem, Eduardo C. Alfonso, Andre C. Romano, Darlene Miller, Joseph Kurstin, Fabiana B. Marangon, William W. Culbertson, Sonia H. Yoo

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Abstract

We report a case of Candida infection after laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) and review the literature for reports of post-LASIK fungal infections. Risk factors may include postoperative surgical intervention and extended use of topical steroids.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2022-2025
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of cataract and refractive surgery
Volume29
Issue number10
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Sensory Systems

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