The Ophthalmology Unit, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kuching, Sarawak.
The Ophthalmology Department, SarawakGeneralHospital,
Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia.
Photo by Dr. Ngo Chek Tung
and Professor Chua
This man who
sustained a right perforating trauma came
to the Eye Department 4 days later because of pain. The vision was hand
movement. The cornea was perforated at the 1 O'clock area and there was
hypopyon. The patient was started on intensive antibiotic of cefuroxime
and gentamicin hourly after the area around the perforation was taken
for culuture and sensitivity. The perforated area was covered with
pericardium obtained from Universiti Sains Malaysia for RM40.00.
Right perforating corneal injury with hypopyon.
The cornea perforation was covered with a round patch of human