Post-traumatic Scedosporium inflatum endophthalmitis.

  title={Post-traumatic Scedosporium inflatum endophthalmitis.},
  author={Alexandra Taylor and Steven J Wiffen and Christopher J Kennedy},
  journal={Clinical & experimental ophthalmology},
  volume={30 1},
This is the first documented case of post-traumatic Scedosporium inflatum endophthalmitis and only the second of S. inflatum endophthalmitis occurring in a non-immunocompromised individual, to the authors' knowledge. A case is reported of a 57-year-old woman who, while chopping wood, had a wood chip hit her in the right eye. This caused a penetrating corneal injury with uveal prolapse and damage to the crystalline lens. There were also vitreous and suprachoroidal haemorrhages. No detectable… CONTINUE READING


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