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Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a serious cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide because of its multiple-drug resistance.1 In the past, MRSA infections were considered as hospital acquired; however, in the 1990s, serious MRSA infections were reported in patients with no previous contact with the healthcare system.2 Aggressive infections due to MRSA were observed in the eye and orbit in patients with no hospital exposure.3 There are very few reports on ocular MRSA infections, and to the best of our knowledge, there are no reports on MRSA in ocular infections from India. The present study was carried out to study the changing trends of methicillin susceptibility in S aureus isolated from different ocular infections and to analyse the susceptibility of MRSA to quinolones and vancomycin. …
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