Endophthalmitis is a serious, sight-threatening condition resulting in substantial morbidity. With the widespread use of fluoroquinolone antibiotic eyedrops as a prophylactic agent, there is concern regarding increased frequency of fluoroquinolone resistance. We report the evolution of fluoroquinolone resistance among coagulase-negative Staphylococcus endophthalmitis isolates at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute.
Correspondence: Dr Flynn, Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 900 NW 17th St, Miami, FL 33136 (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.