Mycopathologia et mycologia applicata

, Volume 37, Issue 2, pp 179–185 | Cite as

Queratomicosis

Presentacion de tres casos causados por Fusarium sp.
  • H. Miranda
  • W. Fernandez
  • V. Sanchez

Resumen

Han sido motivo de estudio, tres casos de queratomicosis que cursaron con grave compromiso de córnea, hipopion y severos signos inflamatorios que obligaron en un caso a la enucleación del ojo y en dos, determinaron serias perturbaciones de la capacidad visual, de carácter permanente. En los tres casos el hongo aislado se identificó comoFusarium sp.

Summary

Three cases of Mycotic Keratitis with important corneal involvement, hypopyon and other inflammatory signs are presented. In one patient the enucleation of the eye was necessary. In all of them,Fusarium sp. was isolated.

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© Dr. W. Junk N.V. 1969

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Miranda
  • W. Fernandez
  • V. Sanchez
    • 1
  1. 1.Residente de Oftalmología del H.R.C.S.D. de TrujilloPeru

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