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Ophthalmol Clin North Am. 2003 Sep;16(3):485-94, viii.

Present status of contact lens-induced corneal infections.

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  • Cornea & External Diseases & Contact Lens Services, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Box 100284, J. Hillis Miller Health Center, 1600 Southwest Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32610-0284, USA. bdriebe@eye1.eye.ufl.edu


This article addresses the spectrum of corneal infections associated with contact lens wear. The status of bacterial, fungal, and Acanthamoeba keratitis is discussed as well as diagnosis and treatment for these infections.

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