Therapy of endogenous fungal endophthalmitis: miconazole or amphotericin B for coccidioidal and candidal infection.

@article{Blumenkranz1980TherapyOE,
  title={Therapy of endogenous fungal endophthalmitis: miconazole or amphotericin B for coccidioidal and candidal infection.},
  author={Mark Scott Blumenkranz and David A Stevens},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  year={1980},
  volume={98 7},
  pages={1216-20}
}
Three patients with endogenous fungal endophthalmitis were treated intravenously with miconazole. Two patients had disseminated coccidioidomycosis, and one patient had disseminated candidiasis. Intraocular mycotic infections developed in one patient undergoing therapy, and progressed in two others also undergoing therapy. All three patients' ocular infections improved after therapy was switched to intravenous amphotericin B administration. Previous experience with miconazole and amphotericin B… CONTINUE READING