Therapeutic Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Lamellar Keratectomy for Multidrug-Resistant Nocardia Keratitis.

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PURPOSE To describe the novel use of femtosecond laser technology for therapeutic resection of infectious foci in a case of multidrug-resistant Nocardia asteroides keratitis. METHODS A 30-year-old man presented with a corneal infiltrate. Cultures were taken, and fortified vancomycin and tobramycin were initiated. After 3 negative cultures and minimal… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/ICO.0000000000001318

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@article{Shah2017TherapeuticFL, title={Therapeutic Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Lamellar Keratectomy for Multidrug-Resistant Nocardia Keratitis.}, author={Parth Shah and Dagny Zhu and William W Culbertson}, journal={Cornea}, year={2017}, volume={36 11}, pages={1429-1431} }