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Bilateral simultaneous infectious keratitis secondary to contact lens wear: an unusual case report with rare organisms.

Authors
  • Ali, Nadir Ali Mohamed
  • Reddy, Sagili Chandrasekhara
Type
Published Article
Journal
Eye & contact lens
Publication Date
Nov 01, 2007
Volume
33
Issue
6 Pt 1
Pages
338–340
Identifiers
PMID: 17993833
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The possibility of infectious keratitis should be kept in mind for an acute red eye in contact lens wearers, and appropriate initial management is essential for a successful outcome. It is believed that this is the first report of Flavobacterium meningosepticum as a causative organism in contact lens-related keratitis.

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