Eye Infections

Microbial Keratitis (Corneal Abscess)

Microbial Keratitis Corneal Abscess

Microbial keratitis is a sight-threatening ocular emergency. It is an infection of the cornea, most commonly caused by bacteria, although the causative organism can also be fungus or amoeba.

The commonest organisms are Staphylococci and Pseudomonas species, the latter being very common in contact lens wearers. Read Moreā€¦