Devastating outcome after only 6 hours of contact lens wear

Vivek B Pandya, Alessandra Martins and Shanel Sharma
Med J Aust 2008; 189 (7): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2008.tb02096.x
Published online: 6 October 2008

To the Editor: Microbial keratitis associated with soft contact lens wear is a well recognised, not uncommon, clinical entity and a preventable cause of ocular morbidity.1,2

  • Vivek B Pandya1
  • Alessandra Martins1,2
  • Shanel Sharma1,2

  • 1 Department of Ophthalmology, Sydney Eye Hospital, Sydney, NSW.
  • 2 Department of Ophthalmology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney.



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