A corneal biopsy was obtained from a man with corneal opacities and painful erosions. He had not been able to wear his contact lenses for over 1 month due to the pain. (CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE)
H&E, 40 x original magnification
H&E, 100x original magnification
H&E, 400x original magnification
The corneal biopsy was also cultured in a peptone-
yeast extract-glucose broth and the following were identified.