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ALLMedicine™ Fungal Endophthalmitis Center

Research & Reviews  69 results

Atypical endogenous fungal endophthalmitis caused by Candida rugosa.
https://doi.org/10.1097/ICB.0000000000001275
Retinal Cases & Brief Reports; Koide R, Yamamoto S et. al.

Mar 26th, 2022 - To report a case of atypical endogenous fungal endophthalmitis caused by Candida rugosa, a rare species of non-albicans Candida. This report describes a case of a 45-year-old woman who presented with reduced visual acuity in the right eye in addit...

Utility of Ocular β-D-Glucan Testing in Patients with Fungal Endophthalmitis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/ICB.0000000000001266
Retinal Cases & Brief Reports; Xia T, Finkelman M et. al.

Feb 25th, 2022 - To assess the diagnostic utility of (1→3)-β-D-glucan (BDG) in ocular fluid of patients with fungal endophthalmitis. This prospective pilot single-center study evaluated aqueous and vitreous humor BDG levels of suspected fungal endophthalmitis, bac...

Low-concentration povidone-iodine for the prevention of intraocular infections in ophth...
https://doi.org/10.1097/ICU.0000000000000817
Current Opinion in Ophthalmology; Grzybowski A, Shimada H et. al.

Nov 2nd, 2021 - Endophthamitis following intraocular surgery is rare using current antiseptic techniques, such as single application of 5% povidone-iodine to the ocular surface and adjuvant topical or intracameral antibiotics. Challenges remain, however, includin...

A 10-year-old immunocompetent girl with endogenous fungal endophthalmitis: Report of a ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/11206721211037825
European Journal of Ophthalmology; Guerriero S, Dammacco R et. al.

Aug 19th, 2021 - Endogenous Endophthalmitis (EE) is a rare cause of blindness in the pediatric age group and this may account for the paucity of management guidelines in the literature. In this report, we describe our experience with a 10-year-old immunocompetent ...

Clinical Presentations and Management Outcomes of Culture-Proven Mixed Bacterial and Fu...
https://doi.org/10.1080/08820538.2021.1953542
Seminars in Ophthalmology; Gupta C, Joseph J et. al.

Jul 16th, 2021 - To report the clinical features and management outcomes of mixed fungal and bacterial endophthalmitis. Retrospective, consecutive non-comparative case series. Fifteen eyes of 15 patients were included from January 2009 to December 2019 with cultur...

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News  7 results

Fungal Endophthalmitis Linked to Compounding Pharmacy
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/819276

Jan 15th, 2014 - Two concurrent multistate outbreaks of fungal endophthalmitis have been linked to intraocular use of contaminated products labeled as sterile from a single compounding pharmacy, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) repor...

Fungal Endophthalmitis Linked to Compounding Pharmacy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/819276

Jan 15th, 2014 - Two concurrent multistate outbreaks of fungal endophthalmitis have been linked to intraocular use of contaminated products labeled as sterile from a single compounding pharmacy, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) repor...

Brilliant Blue G Recalled Because of Fungal Contamination
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/760501

Mar 19th, 2012 - March 19, 2012 — Four lots of Brilliant Blue G (BBG) ophthalmic solution that were dispensed from a pharmacy in Florida directly to ophthalmologists have been recalled because of reports of fungal endophthalmitis associated with the use of BBG in ...

Brilliant Blue G Recalled Because of Fungal Contamination
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/760501

Mar 19th, 2012 - March 19, 2012 — Four lots of Brilliant Blue G (BBG) ophthalmic solution that were dispensed from a pharmacy in Florida directly to ophthalmologists have been recalled because of reports of fungal endophthalmitis associated with the use of BBG in ...

Intravitreal Injections and Endophthalmitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/842379_6

Contaminated Bevacizumab and Triamcinolone Several outbreaks of endophthalmitis have been reported to have occurred in the United States. In Nashville, TN, 4 of 18 patients administered bevacizumab in late March 2011 at the VA developed endophthal...

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