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Table 1 The prevalence of corneal disease and infectious keratitis

From: Prevalence of infectious keratitis in Central China

  Corneal disease Infectious keratitis
Rural area No. 175 28
Urban area No. 36 11
Total No. 211 39
Prevalence % 0.8% 0.148%
  1. The prevalence of corneal disease was 0.8%, Infectious keratitis was diagnosed in 39 eyes (0.148%) (Table 1) and was the leading cause of corneal blindness.