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McDonnell Peter J. M.D.; Werblin, Theodore P. M.D., PH.D.; Sigler, Lynne M.Sc.; Green, W. Richard M.D.
Corneal Pathology and Ultrastructure: PDF Only


A 70-year-old white man developed mycotic keratitis following phacoemulsificatlon and intraocular lens implantation. Extensive therapeutic surgery was necessary to control the infection. Beauveria alba, a saprophytic fungus, was cultured and demonstrated in the corneal button by histopathologic examination.

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