infectious crystalline keratopathy

infectious crystalline keratopathy

fernlike, needle-shaped deposits that may be seen in bacterial keratitis, particularly that due to α-hemolytic streptococci , under streptococcus.
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in·fec·tious crys·tal·line ker·a·top·a·thy

(in-fek'shŭs kris'tă-lēn ker'ă-top'ă-thē)
Fernlike, needle-shaped deposits that may be seen in bacterial keratitis, particularly that due to α-hemolytic streptococci.
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Infectious crystalline keratopathy may arise de novo or after surgical procedures such as refractive surgery or penetrating keratoplasty.
Infectious crystalline keratopathy. Am J Ophtalmol.
Detection of streptococcus species by polymerase chain reaction in infectious crystalline keratopathy. Cornea.
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