Bacillus licheniformis corneal ulcer

Khalid F. Tabbara, Nabil Tarabay

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Abstract

A 46-year-old woman developed a corneal ulcer after an injury to the right eye. Cultures were positive for Bacillus licheniformis. Although resistant to some antibiotics, the corneal ulcer resolved after treatment with topical, subconjunctival, and intramuscular gentamicin sulfate.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)717-719
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume87
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1979
Externally publishedYes

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Corneal Ulcer
Gentamicins
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Wounds and Injuries
Bacillus licheniformis
Therapeutics

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  • Ophthalmology

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Tabbara, K. F., & Tarabay, N. (1979). Bacillus licheniformis corneal ulcer. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 87(5), 717-719.

Bacillus licheniformis corneal ulcer. / Tabbara, Khalid F.; Tarabay, Nabil.

In: American Journal of Ophthalmology, Vol. 87, No. 5, 1979, p. 717-719.

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Tabbara, KF & Tarabay, N 1979, 'Bacillus licheniformis corneal ulcer', American Journal of Ophthalmology, vol. 87, no. 5, pp. 717-719.
Tabbara KF, Tarabay N. Bacillus licheniformis corneal ulcer. American Journal of Ophthalmology. 1979;87(5):717-719.
Tabbara, Khalid F. ; Tarabay, Nabil. / Bacillus licheniformis corneal ulcer. In: American Journal of Ophthalmology. 1979 ; Vol. 87, No. 5. pp. 717-719.
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