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Table 1 Distribution of various fungal species in patients with mycotic keratitis (n = 215)

From: Diagnosis and treatment outcome of mycotic keratitis at a tertiary eye care center in eastern india

Type of fungus Fungal isolates Number Percentage
(%)
Hyaline fungi A. flavus 34 15.8
  A. fumigatus 14 6.5
  Other Aspergillus spp. 12 5.8
  F. solani 23 10.7
  Other Fusarium spp. 27 12.6
  Acremonium spp. 10 4.7
  Colletotrichum spp. 3 1.4
  Trichosporon spp. 2 0.9
  Penicillium spp. 2 0.9
  Paecilomyces sp. 1 0.5
  Scedosporium apiospermum 6 2.7
  Aureobasidium pullulans 1 0.5
  Sepedonium sp. 1 0.1
  Phialophora verrucosa 1 0.5
  Unidentified hyaline fungus 20 9.3
Dematiaceous fungi Curvularia lunata 6 2.7
  Other Curvularia spp. 2 0.9
  Cladosporium spp. 3 1.4
  Lasiodiplodia theobromae 2 0.9
  Nigrospora spp. 2 0.9
  Bipolaris spicifera 2 0.9
  Exophiala spp. 2 0.9
  Alternaria alternata 1 0.5
  Cladophialophora sp. 1 0.5
  Unidentified dematiaceous fungus 34 15.8
Yeast Candida spp. 2 0.9
  Rhodotorula glutinis 1 0.5