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Gentamicin penetration and decay in the human aqueous.
  1. J S Hillman,
  2. S I Jacobs,
  3. A J Garnett and
  4. M B Kheskani

    Abstract

    The penetration of gentamicin into human aqueous was measured after intensive drops or subconjunctival injection of the antibiotic. The drop regimen proved ineffective in producing a therapeutically effective level. After a single 40 mg subconjunctival injection an effective concentration was achieved in 2 hours and maintained for 24 hours. The significance of these findings is discussed with respect to therapeutic implications.

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