Candida glabrata endophthalmitis following penetrating keratoplasty in a patient with negative donor rim culture

@inproceedings{Muzaliha2010CandidaGE,
  title={Candida glabrata endophthalmitis following penetrating keratoplasty in a patient with negative donor rim culture},
  author={Mohd Nor Muzaliha and Hussein Adil and Mohtar Ibrahim and Ismail Shatriah},
  booktitle={BMC ophthalmology},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Candida glabrata endophthalmitis following keratoplasty is rare and almost always associated with positive donor rim culture. CASE PRESENTATION A 63-year-old patient, diagnosed Fuch's endothelial dystrophy in both eyes underwent a penetrating keratoplasty in his right eye. He had multiple underlying medical problems, which included diabetes mellitus, hypertension, hypoadrenalism on oral dexamethasone and fatty liver secondary to hypertrigliseridemia. He developed multiple suture… CONTINUE READING
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