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Mycobacterium chelonei infection of a corneal graft.
  1. G. W. Aylward,
  2. A. R. Stacey and
  3. R. J. Marsh
  1. Western Ophthalmic Hospital, London.


    We present a case of Mycobacterium chelonei infection in a corneal graft. The chronic ulceration and stromal infiltration followed a well defined course and eventually responded to topical amikacin, though a further graft was required. Previous cases of keratitis due to the M. fortuitum complex are reviewed.

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