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Retinal abscess: case report of an uncommon evolution

  • A. Trigui
  • H. Laabidi
  • M. Khairallah
  • J. Féki
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Abstract

We report a case of focal subretinal abscess in a 27-year-old diabetic man presenting with Staphylococcus sepsis. The follow-up study was based on visual acuity (VA), fundus photography, fluorescein angiography, ultrasound and optical coherence tomography, and an intravenous specific antibiotic was administered with an unusual good outcome.

Keywords

Subretinal abscess Endophthalmitis Good outcome 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Trigui
    • 1
  • H. Laabidi
    • 1
  • M. Khairallah
    • 2
  • J. Féki
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyHabib Bourguiba University HospitalSfaxTunisia
  2. 2.Department of OphthalmologyFattouma Bourguiba University HospitalMonastirTunisia

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