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CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 22  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 253-254

Postcataract Surgery Endophthalmitis Caused by Acinetobacter Lwoffii


Departments of Microbiology, Aditya Birla Sankara Nethralaya, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Correspondence Address:
Rupak Roy
Vitreo Retina Services, Aditya Birla Sankara Nethralaya, 147, E. M. Bypass, Kolkata 700 099, West Bengal
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0974-9233.151974

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Acinetobacter lwoffii is a rare cause of endophthalmitis. We report a case of acute postoperative endophthalmitis in a female, who was treated successfully with pars plana vitrectomy and intravitreal antibiotics.


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