Table 8

‚ÄÉComplications (numbers shown are number of patients (%))

All patientsViralMixed*Non-viral
*Mixed viral and bacterial keratitis.
Scarring (visually significant)47 (24.7)6 (19.4)3 (25.0)38 (25.9)
Persistent epithelial defect25 (13.2)5 (16.1)0 (0.0)20 (13.6)
Perforation23 (12.1)10 (32.3)1 (8.3)12 (8.2)
Loss of eye17 (8.9)1 (3.2)0 (0.0)16 (10.9)
Raised IOP/glaucoma6 (3.2)2 (6.5)0 (0.0)4 (2.7)
Cataract4 (2.1)0 (0.0)0 (0.0)4 (2.7)
Other4 (2.1)3 (9.7)1 (8.3)0 (0.0)
Any complication93 (48.9)24 (77.4)5 (41.7)64 (43.5)
More than 1 complication11 (5.8)2 (6.5)0(0.0)9 (6.1)