Isolation and Identification of Mycoplasma from Eye Infection Diseases

  • Ghaidaa J. Al-Ghizzawi1, Zahraa H. Thjeel2, Layla Naser Harb3
Keywords: Infection diseases; eye; M.pneumoniae; M.salivarium

Abstract

The aim of this research was to identify the role of mycoplasma bacteria in eyes infections. A 100 samples
were isolated from patients whom suffering from eye infections for 2nd Jan - 30th June 2018 . The clinical
isolates were cultivated on mycoplasma media . Biochemical tests were then performed. Three types of
mycoplasma were isolated (M.pneumoniaein 42 cases, M.salivariumin 30 cases & M.hominisin three cases).
Six cases were recorded single infection . The highest incidence of mycoplasma in the age group (11-20
years).

Author Biography

Ghaidaa J. Al-Ghizzawi1, Zahraa H. Thjeel2, Layla Naser Harb3

1Prof., 2Assist. Lec., 3Lec., Biology Dept., College of Education for Pure Science - Basra University/Iraq

Published
2020-05-22
How to Cite
Ghaidaa J. Al-Ghizzawi1, Zahraa H. Thjeel2, Layla Naser Harb3. (2020). Isolation and Identification of Mycoplasma from Eye Infection Diseases. Medico Legal Update, 20(2), 770-773. Retrieved from http://ijop.net/index.php/mlu/article/view/1208