Endogenous Brucella endophthalmitis: A case report.

@article{Oray2017EndogenousBE,
  title={Endogenous Brucella endophthalmitis: A case report.},
  author={Merih Oray and Zafer Cebeci and Nur Kir and Banu Turgut Ozturk and Lutfiye Oksuz and İlknur Tuğal-Tutkun},
  journal={Saudi journal of ophthalmology : official journal of the Saudi Ophthalmological Society},
  year={2017},
  volume={31 2},
  pages={
          106-108
        }
}
Brucellosis may be associated with a wide range of ophthalmic manifestations including endophthalmitis, which is a sight-threatening condition that needs to be rapidly recognized and treated to avoid permanent visual loss. A 26-year-old female with a 6-month history of vision loss in the left eye was treated with high dose systemic corticosteroids and azathioprine with an initial misdiagnosis elsewhere. A dense vitreous haze with opacities at the posterior hyaloid and a wide area of… CONTINUE READING
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