Acanthamoeba keratitis: report of three cases.


During the last year we diagnosed three patients to have Acanthamoeba keratitis. In one patient, who wore soft contact lenses, keratitis had developed after swimming in a contaminated heated swimming pool. Neither a history of trauma was present in two other patients nor did they wear contact lenses. Diagnosis of Acanthamoeba was established by Calcofluor… (More)