Microbial contamination of contact lens storage cases and domestic tap water of contact lens wearers

Abstract

Contact lenses have been widely used as an alternative to spectacles both in developed and developing countries. However, under certain circumstances, adverse responses can occur during contact lens wear and several microorganisms—including bacteria, fungi, and free living amoebae—can cause several eye infections in wearers. Extended wear of contact lenses… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00508-012-0251-9

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