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epidemiologic characteristics, predisposing factors, and etiologic diagnosis of corneal ulceration in nepal.corneal ulceration is one of the most frequent causes of blindness in developing countries. between september 1985 and august 1987, 405 patients with corneal ulceration were examined at tribhuvan university teaching hospital in kathmandu, nepal. males and females were equally affected. the most common predisposing cause of ulceration was corneal trauma, usually with organic agricultural materials. microorganisms were grown from 324 (80%) of the ulcers. pure bacterial cultures were obtained from ...19911985498
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