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Fungal Keratitis: Epidemiology, Rapid Detection, and Antifungal Susceptibilities of Fusarium and Aspergillus Isolates from Corneal Scrapings
Fungal aetiology of keratitis/corneal ulcer is considered to be one of the leading causes of ocular morbidity, particularly in developing countries including India. More importantly, Fusarium andExpand
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Corneal ulcer due to Neocosmospora vasinfecta in an immunocompetent patient.
We report a case of Neocosmospora vasinfecta keratitis in a 55-year-old man. While the patient did not recall any specific trauma or eye injury, he might have sustained a trivial wound during theExpand
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Epidemiology of Aspergillus keratitis at a tertiary care eye hospital in South India and antifungal susceptibilities of the causative agents
In recent years, Aspergillus species are reported frequently as aetiological agents of fungal keratitis in tropical countries such as India. Our aim was to evaluate the epidemiological features ofExpand
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Mycotic Keratitis Due to Aspergillus nomius
ABSTRACT We report the first known case of fungal keratitis caused by Aspergillus nomius. Ocular injury was known as a predisposing factor. The patient was treated with natamycin and econazole eyeExpand
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Keratitis caused by the recently described new species Aspergillus brasiliensis: two case reports
IntroductionHuman infections caused by Aspergillus brasiliensis have not yet been reported. We describe the first two known cases of fungal keratitis caused by Aspergillus brasiliensis.CaseExpand
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Exophiala dermatitidis Endophthalmitis: Case Report and Literature Review
We report a case of a 59-year-old male patient with a postoperative fungal infection of the left eye. A dark-pigmented yeast, Exophiala dermatitidis (previously known as Wangiella dermatitidis), wasExpand
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New Species of the Genus Curvularia: C. tamilnaduensis and C. coimbatorensis from Fungal Keratitis Cases in South India
Members of the genus Curvularia are melanin-producing dematiaceous fungi of increasing clinical importance as causal agents of both local and invasive infections. This study contributes to theExpand
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Interstitial deletion of 9q in a case of acute myeloid leukemia with t(8;21)
The Acute Myeloid Leukemias (AMLs) are a heterogenous group of diseases with diverse morphologic, cytochemi-cal, immunophenotypic and clinical characteristics. How-ever, specifi c chromosomalExpand
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