Non-contact lens use-related Acanthamoeba keratitis in southern Turkey: evaluation of risk factors and clinical features


Erdem E., Evcil Y., Yagmur M., Eroglu F., Koltas S., Ersoz R.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.24, no.2, pp.164-172, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.5301/ejo.5000357
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.164-172
  • Çukurova University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: To assess the diagnostic methods, risk factors, and clinical features of Acanthamoeba keratitis cases in patients who do not wear contact lenses.