Aspergillus terreus endophthalmitis


Bradley JC, George JG, Sarria JC, Kimbrough RC, Mitchell KT

Date: 3 June 2010


We report a case of Aspergillus terreus endophthalmitis and review the 4 previously reported cases. Immunosuppression, intravenous drug use, intraocular surgery or trauma, and a compatible clinical picture should raise suspicion of the diagnosis. This species often exhibits resistance to amphotericin B and outcomes are poor despite current therapies.

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