Middle East African Journal of Ophthalmology

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

Postcataract Surgery Endophthalmitis Caused by Acinetobacter Lwoffii


Rupak Roy, Debmalya Das, Saurabh Kumar, Anjan Mukherjee 
 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

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.


How to cite this article:
Roy R, Das D, Kumar S, Mukherjee A. Postcataract Surgery Endophthalmitis Caused by Acinetobacter Lwoffii.Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol 2015;22:253-254


How to cite this URL:
Roy R, Das D, Kumar S, Mukherjee A. Postcataract Surgery Endophthalmitis Caused by Acinetobacter Lwoffii. Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol [serial online] 2015 [cited 2022 Nov 26 ];22:253-254
Available from: http://www.meajo.org/article.asp?issn=0974-9233;year=2015;volume=22;issue=2;spage=253;epage=254;aulast=Roy;type=0