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Publication Details
Year :

2013

Journal :

Siti Roszilawati Ramli, Alex Lourdes Francis, Yushaniza Yusof and Tzar Mohd Nizam Khaithir (2013). A Severe Case of Arthrographis kalrae Keratomycosis. Case Reports in Infectious Diseases Vol 2013, 3 pages

Abstract :

A 52-year-old man with diabetes developed a unilateral central corneal ulcer after accidental foreign body inoculation. He complained of pain and loss of visual acuity in the injured eye, which displayed redness and edema and eventually discharged pus. A corneal scraping from the left eye orbit revealed fungal elements, and cultures of the material grew a fungus. The isolate was identified as Arthrographis kalrae based on gross and microscopic morphologies. The patient received amphotericin B intravenously and itraconazole orally. The wound healed following surgical intervention, but the patient lost the use of his left eye.

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