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Table 1 Associated conditions in cases of fungal keratitis

From: Microbiological profiles of fungal keratitis: a 10-year study at a tertiary referral center

Risk factor No. eyes/cases (N = 63) Percentage
Refractive contact lens 15 24
Previous penetrating keratoplasty 15 24
Unknown risk factors 12 19
Diabetes 10 16
Traumatic injury with vegetable matter 9 14
Bandage contact lenses 4 6.3
Herpes simplex keratitis 4 6.3
Human immunodeficiency virus positive 1 1.6
Head trauma 1 1.6
Ocular Stevens-Johnson syndrome 1 1.6
Ocular cicatricial pemphigoid 1 1.6
Symblepharon 1 1.6
Exposure keratopathy 1 1.6
  1. Percents do not add to 100 % because 11 of 64 cases had >1 risk factor