Staphylococcus aureus ulcer associated with continuous wear of silicone hydrogel contact lenses.


PURPOSE To report a case of culture-positive Staphylococcus aureus keratitis associated with continuous wear of lotrafilcon A lenses. METHODS The case report of a patient who developed microbial keratitis while wearing lotrafilcon A contact lenses is presented. RESULTS A 41-year-old white man had worn polymacon contact lenses successfully for at least… (More)