A study of mycotic keratitis in Mumbai.


A total of 1010 clinically suspected cases of mycotic keratitis were studied from 1988 to 1996 for evidence of fungal infection and for identification of the aetiologic agents of keratitis in Mumbai. Of these 367 cases were reported positive by microscopy and culture. Seventy nine percent of the cases were between the ages 21 and 50 years. Male patients… (More)


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@article{Deshpande1999ASO, title={A study of mycotic keratitis in Mumbai.}, author={Sunita D Deshpande and Geeta Koppikar}, journal={Indian journal of pathology & microbiology}, year={1999}, volume={42 1}, pages={81-7} }