Table 1

Clinical findings and visual outcome among 13 eyes of 11 patients with bacterial keratitis

NoAge/ sexLateralityCausative organismBCVAFinal clinical outcome
122/ML Staphylococcus epidermidis CF 6′20/60Central corneal scar with thinning
217/FR Pseudomonas aeruginosa 20/40020/30Central scar descemetocele
320/FR Pseudomonas aeruginosa CF 5′20/60Central corneal scar
38/FL Staphylococcus epidermidis 20/2020/20Peripheral corneal scar
554/ML Staphylococcus aureus 20/3020/20Clear cornea
622/FL Pseudomonas aeruginosa 20/10020/30Central and peripheral corneal scar
743/MR Pseudomonas aeruginosa CF 4′20/50Central corneal scar
842/MR Pseudomonas aeruginosa CF 6′20/20Peripheral corneal scars
L Pseudomonas aeruginosa 20/10020/20Peripheral scar with vascularisation
922/MR Pseudomonas aeruginosa 20/20020/20Peripheral corneal scars
L Pseudomonas aeruginosa 20/10020/20
1027/MR Staphylococcus epidermidis 20/10020/20Corneal scar
1117/FL Pseudomonas aeruginosa HM20/20Paracentral corneal scar
  • BCVA = best corrected visual acuity; CF = counting fingers; HM = hand movement.