Br J Ophthalmol. 1997 February; 81(2): 168–169.
Diagnosis of Dieffenbachia induced corneal injury by confocal microscopy
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Confocal microscopy 1 month after the injury. Numerous raphides could still be found in the corneal stroma. The keratocytes demonstrated normal reflectivity. There was no inflammatory cell infiltration.
Two months after the injury, confocal microscopy demonstrated fragmentation of the raphides (arrow).
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