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Moraxella nonliquefaciens-associated infectious scleritis
  1. Marchien Dallinga1,
  2. Patrick Murtagh1,
  3. Sarah Powell1 and
  4. Conor C Murphy1,2
  1. 1Department of Ophthalmology, Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
  2. 2Department of Ophthalmology, RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences, Dublin, Ireland
  1. Correspondence to Professor Conor C Murphy; conorcmurphy{at}


Infectious scleritis is a rare disease entity with potentially devastating visual sequelae. Here we present the clinical history, work-up and aetiology of an unusual case of infectious scleritis.

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  • Contributors MD, PM, SP and CCM were involved in patient diagnosis and management, as well as the construction of this manuscript.

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