Table 2

A summary table of demonstrating the major patient characteristic and outcomes for all patients included in the study

TypeReason for endophthalmitisTime from surgery
(days)
Time to vitrectomy
(days)
OrganismVA pre-op
(LogMar)
Final VA
(LogMar)
Complications relating to vitrectomy
EndogenousFungal endophthalmitis secondary to nephrostomyNA1Candida1.871.87Nil
EndogenousEndogenous secondary to endocarditisNA6No growth1.870.6Nil
EndogenousEndogenousNA4Fungal elements seen1.870.2Nil
EndogenousEndogenousNA8Fusarium2.32.3Retinal detachment
EndogenousFungal endophthalmitis secondary to IVDUNA6No growth2.31.87Nil
EndogenousEndogenousNA16No growth2.83Retinal detachment
ExogenousCorneal graft loose sutures2.6 m23Achromobacter xylosoxidan2.33Nil
ExogenousEylea injection15Haemophilus influenzae2.30.5Nil
ExogenousEylea injection42Staphylococcus epidermidis2.30.3Nil
ExogenousXen shunt84Staphylococcus epidermidis2.33Nil
ExogenousPost-cataract surgery439No growth2.32.3Retinal detachment
ExogenousAvastin injection3.1 m5No growth2.31.87Retinal detachment
ExogenousPost-combined cataract and macular hole surgery2.3 m5Staphylococcus epidermidis2.30.5Nil
ExogenousTrabeculectomy25No growth2.82.3Retinal detachment
ExogenousCorneal perforation, atopic disease, amniotic patch graft1427Gemella sanguinis2.81.7Hypotony
ExogenousPost-complicated cataract surgery175No growth2.83Choroidal effusion
ExogenousPost-complicated cataract surgery1.67 m0Haemophilus influenzae2.82.8Supra-choroidal haemorrhage
ExogenousPost-cataract surgery39Enterococcus faecalis2.82.3Nil
ExogenousPost-vitrectomy and insertion of oil for Giant retinal tear104No growth2.80.3Macular hole
ExogenousEylea injection34Pseudomonas aeruginosa2.83Nil
ExogenousPupilloplasty172Streptococcus salivarius2.82.8Giant retinal tear
ExogenousTetonic graft511Fusarium2.82.3Nil
ExogenousPost-cataract surgery32Streptococcus viridans2.82.3Retinal detachment
ExogenousPost-cataract surgery36Pseudomonas aeruginosa2.81.87Hypotony: choroidal and retinal detachment
ExogenousPost-cataract surgery1012Staphylococcus epidermidis2.81.87Retinal detachment
ExogenousGlaucoma drainage tube2.37 m22Streptococcus mitis2.81.7Nil
ExogenousBlebitis19.7 y5Streptococcus pneumoniae2.81.4Nil
ExogenousInfected corneal graft3 y2Streptococcus hominis2.81Nil
ExogenousBlebitis2.6 y6Coagulase negative2.80.9Nil
ExogenousPost-cataract surgery142Streptococcus parasanguininis2.80.8Nil
ExogenousPost-cataract surgery52Coagnegative streptococcus mitis/oralis2.80.5Nil
ExogenousEylea injection34Staphylococcus epidermis2.80.4Nil
ExogenousPost-tap for gas overfill following vitrectomy for retinal redetachment52No growth2.80.2Nil
  • IVDU, Intravenous drug abuser; m, Months; y, Years.