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Table 3 Infectious keratitis categories

From: Prevalence of infectious keratitis in Central China

  No. of examined participants VK BK FK Total
No. (%) No. (%) No. (%) No. (%)
Rural areas 14 728 9 (0.061) 15 (0.101) 4 (0.027) 28 (0.190)
Urban areas 11 577 8 (0.069) 3 (0.026) 0 (0.000) 11 (0.095)
Total 26 305 17 (0.065) 18 (0.068) 4 (0.015) 39 (0.148)
  1. The distribution of infectious keratitis subtypes was as follows: 17/39 (43.6%) viral keratitis, 18/39 (46.2%) bacterial keratitis, and 4/39 (10.2%) fungal keratitis. The prevalences of viral keratitis, bacterial keratitis, and fungal keratitis were 0.065, 0.068, and 0.015%, respectively.
  2. VK, viral keratitis; BK, bacterial keratitis; FK, fungal keratitis.