• diagnosis
  • The diagnosis of endophthalmitis was made clinically, on the basis of symptoms of pain and redness associated with hypopyon and cellular infiltrate of the vitreous, and was confirmed by positive microbiological cultures following aqueous tap or vitreous biopsy. (bmj.com)
  • Metastatic endophthalmitis is a rare presentation of meningococcal septicaemia, and should be considered in the differential diagnosis of a rapid onset hypopyon uveitis, even in a well patient. (bmj.com)
  • tissues
  • Literature case reports show other tissues that are rarely infected include the peritoneum, tonsils, lung, cornea, inner layers of the eye (Endophthalmitis) and brain and intercranial tissues. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • χ 2 analysis found endophthalmitis rates to be higher in diabetic eye disease compared with RVO ( p =0.010) and higher in neovascular AMD compared with RVO (p=0.014), while diabetic eye disease and neovascular AMD (p=0.517) had similar rates. (bmj.com)