Endophthalmitis in Boston keratoprosthesis: case series and review of literature

@article{Chhablani2014EndophthalmitisIB,
  title={Endophthalmitis in Boston keratoprosthesis: case series and review of literature},
  author={Jay Chhablani and Bhavik Panchal and Taraparasad Das and Avinash Pathegay and Swapna Reddy Motukupally and Rajeev R. Pappuru and Sayan Basu and Virender S Sangwan},
  journal={International Ophthalmology},
  year={2014},
  volume={35},
  pages={673-678}
}
To report the clinical and microbiological characteristics of infectious endophthalmitis after Boston type I keratoprosthesis (B–K-Pro) implantation. Retrospective analysis of 136 eyes that received a B–K-Pro type 1 between 1999 and 2012 was performed. Five eyes with a diagnosis of exogenous endophthalmitis after B–K-pro type 1 were identified and information about demographic data, indication for K-Pro, post-operative bandage contact lens use, post-operative prophylactic antibiotic use, timing… CONTINUE READING

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