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May 1974

Vibrio Endophthalmitis

Author Affiliations

La Crosse, Wis
From the Department of Ophthalmology, Gundersen Clinic, Ltd., La Crosse, Wis.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1974;91(5):423-424. doi:10.1001/archopht.1974.03900060435020

A case of exogenous endophthalmitis was caused by the anaerobe, Butyrivibrio fibrisolvens. It is believed to be the first reported instance of human or animal infection by this organism.