Title

Ocular manifestations of candidemia in children.

Year of Publication

2013

Number of Pages

84-6

Date Published

2013 Jan

ISSN Number

1532-0987

Abstract

<p>Among 254 patients with candidemia who had a dilated retinal examination, 8 patients (3.2%) were diagnosed with ocular disease resulting in retinal detachment in 2 patients and globe rupture in 1 patient. This study found that ocular candidiasis is an uncommon but serious sight-threatening complication in pediatric patients with candidemia.</p>

DOI

10.1097/INF.0b013e31826f547c

Alternate Title

Pediatr. Infect. Dis. J.

PMID

23241990

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