Infectious scleritis: Clinical spectrum and management outcomes in India

@inproceedings{Pradhan2013InfectiousSC,
  title={Infectious scleritis: Clinical spectrum and management outcomes in India},
  author={Zia Sultan Pradhan and Pushpa Jacob},
  booktitle={Indian journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2013}
}
In this retrospective case series, we studied the predisposing factors, causative organisms, clinical spectrum, and outcomes of 12 cases of culture-proven infectious scleritis. Nine of 12 patients had a history of preceding trauma (surgical or accidental). Past surgical history included small-incision cataract surgery (4), pterygium surgery (1), and trabeculectomy (1). Six patients had multifocal scleral abscesses due to Pseudomonas, Klebsiella, or Nocardia. Only 2 patients retained useful… CONTINUE READING

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