Corneal ulcer: a retrospective study of a cases seen at the Hospital das Clínicas, Federal University of Espirito Santo

@inproceedings{Comarella2015CornealUA,
  title={Corneal ulcer: a retrospective study of a cases seen at the Hospital das Cl{\'i}nicas, Federal University of Espirito Santo},
  author={J{\'u}lia Dutra Comarella and Patricia Grativol Costa Saraiva and F{\'a}bio Petersen Saraiva},
  year={2015}
}
Purpose: To identify the major etiological agents of UC in the main referral center for this disease in the state of Espirito Santo (Hospital Universitario Cassiano Antonio de Moraes – HUCAM). Methods: This is a retrospective study of UC cases that underwent microbiological analysis from january 2009 to june 2013 at HUCAM. Results: Three hundred ninety-eight cases were studied. Microbiological cultures were positive in 60% and negative in 40% of cases. The Gram stain was positive in 28… CONTINUE READING

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