Corneal perforation associated with topically applied gatifloxacin.

PURPOSE To document the development of corneal perforation after using gatifloxacin to treat inflamed pterygium. METHODS A 30-year-old man developed corneal perforation after using gatifloxacin to treat inflamed pterygium. RESULTS After treatment with gatifloxacin was stopped, the perforation was managed by applying cyanoacrylate glue, followed by… CONTINUE READING