The conjunctiva, which is unprotected to the environment and connected to the skin of the eyelid, has particularize types of microbes. Conjunctival microbiota contributes to infectious and autoimmune diseases of the eye, such as conjunctivitis, keratitis, endophthalmitis, spring keratoconjunctivitis and dry eye .
Which bacteria can be present normally in the conjunctiva?
Conclusion. Coagulase-negative staphylococci are the interior ordinary bacteria isolated engage conjunctiva and lid margin.