Dematiaceous fungal keratitis: Clinical isolates and management

Richard Forster, Gerbert Rebell, Louis A. Wilson

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Abstract

Clinical and laboratory features of I 6 cases of keratitis that were caused by dematiaceous pigmented fungi are reported. Management, including the treatment of nine cases with Natamycin (Pimaricin), resulted in corneal healing in 14 cases, and therapeutic surgery in two cases.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)372-376
Number of pages5
JournalBritish Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume59
Issue number7
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1975

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Dematiaceous fungal keratitis : Clinical isolates and management. / Forster, Richard; Rebell, Gerbert; Wilson, Louis A.

In: British Journal of Ophthalmology, Vol. 59, No. 7, 01.01.1975, p. 372-376.

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Forster, Richard ; Rebell, Gerbert ; Wilson, Louis A. / Dematiaceous fungal keratitis : Clinical isolates and management. In: British Journal of Ophthalmology. 1975 ; Vol. 59, No. 7. pp. 372-376.
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