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Epipremnum aureum Keratopathy: Case Report and Review of the Literature.

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Summary of "Epipremnum aureum Keratopathy: Case Report and Review of the Literature."

To report a novel case of Epipremnum aureum toxicity masquerading as bilateral infectious keratitis and review the literature on ocular manifestations of Epipremnum exposure.

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Name: Eye & contact lens
ISSN: 1542-233X
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