2006 Series - October 17, 2006
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|Six months after a successful cornea transplant, the patient reports two weeks of red eye and a “white spot” on the cornea. |
|The most likely cause for this patient’s presentation is: |
||a loose suture at 12 o’clock and it must be removed immediately|
||an episode of epithelial rejection and the patient should use Q1 hour topical steroids|
||a bacterial or fungal infection - the area should be cultured and empirical antibiotics should be started immediately|
||a herpetic dendrite and the patient should be started on topical antivirals|
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