Persistently culture positive acanthamoeba keratitis: in vivo resistance and in vitro sensitivity.

@article{PrezSantonja2003PersistentlyCP,
  title={Persistently culture positive acanthamoeba keratitis: in vivo resistance and in vitro sensitivity.},
  author={Juan Jos{\'e} P{\'e}rez-Santonja and Simon R. Kilvington and Reanne Hughes and Adnan Tufail and Melville A Matheson and John K G Dart},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2003},
  volume={110 8},
  pages={1593-600}
}
PURPOSE To characterize the risk factors, clinical course, treatment outcome and the association between in vivo resistance and in vitro sensitivity for subjects with persistently culture-positive Acanthamoeba keratitis. DESIGN Retrospective noncomparative case series. PARTICIPANTS Eleven subjects with repeatedly positive cultures for Acanthamoeba treated between January 1990 and December 2000, were reviewed. Only subjects with 2 or more positive cultures, availability of the clinical data… CONTINUE READING

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