Corpus ID: 32204233

[Corneal ulcer. Current analysis from specialized ambulatory care of a clinic].

@article{HuberSpitzy1992CornealUC,
  title={[Corneal ulcer. Current analysis from specialized ambulatory care of a clinic].},
  author={V. Huber-Spitzy and I. Baumgartner and E. Arocker-Mettinger and M. Schiffb{\"a}nker and L. Georgiew and G. Grabner},
  journal={Klinische Monatsblatter fur Augenheilkunde},
  year={1992},
  volume={200 4},
  pages={
          251-6
        }
}
A review of 115 cases of ulcerative keratitis that were diagnosed and treated at the specialized ambulatory care center for infectious eye diseases at the 2. Department of Ophthalmology over a period of eight years (January 1983-April 1991) is presented. In the analysis of the etiology nearly half (47.7%) were observed following a trauma to the epithelium, 38 (= 33.0%) were associated with contact lens wear and the third largest group (10.4%) was associated with lid problems. It is apparent… Expand
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