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ALLMedicine™ Acute Conjunctivitis Center

Research & Reviews  45 results

Cost Savings From a Policy to Diagnose and Prevent Transmission of Adenoviral Conjuncti...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8017479
JAMA Ophthalmology; Kuo IC, Gower EW

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Adenoviral conjunctivitis is highly contagious, can be associated with systemic infections, and can cause chronic visual impairment. It accounts for a large proportion of acute conjunctivitis. Outbreaks of epidemic keratoconjunctivitis (EKC) are c...

Ophthalmia neonatorum as the presenting sign of SARS-CoV-2.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7989099
Journal of AAPOS : the Official Publication of the Americ... Mechel E, Trinh M et. al.

Mar 29th, 2021 - The most common ocular manifestation of SARS-CoV-2 in adults and children is acute conjunctivitis. We report the case of a 4-day-old infant who presented with acute-onset mucopurulent discharge of the left eye as well as subconjunctival hemorrhage...

HDR brachytherapy with individual epithetic molds for facial skin cancer: techniques an...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ijd.15492
International Journal of Dermatology; Diefenhardt M, Chatzikonstantinou G et. al.

Feb 28th, 2021 - Facial skin cancer lesions in close proximity to critical organs require further development of radiotherapeutic techniques for highly conformal treatment, especially when treating elderly frail patients. We report on our treatment technique and f...

Covid-19 and acute conjunctivitis: Controversial data from a tertiary refferral Italian...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1120672121991049
European Journal of Ophthalmology; D'Amico Ricci G, Del Turco C et. al.

Jan 28th, 2021 - Although acute conjunctivitis has been listed from the beginning as a possible sign of COVID-19, the likelihood of this association remains unclear. The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between COVID-19 and conjunctivitis. In ...

A Patient With Bilateral Conjunctivitis Positive for SARS-CoV-2 RNA in a Conjunctival S...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7446980
Cornea Sirakaya E, Sahiner M et. al.

Aug 15th, 2020 - To present a patient with bilateral conjunctivitis, testing positive for viral RNA of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) in both nasopharyngeal and conjunctival samples. A 40-year-old man with bilateral acute conjunctivit...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Clinical Feature and Treatment of Microsporidial Keratoconjunctivitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03555409

Jun 15th, 2018 - Microsporidia comprise a diverse group of obligate spore-forming intracellular eukaryotic pathogens first described in immunocompromised patients. Many species of microsporidia are found in aquatic environments, and they are considered as waterbor...

ADenoVirus Initiative Study in Epidemiology in Spain
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02254330

Jan 10th, 2017 - Epidemiological, prospective, open, multicentric trial in patients suffering from acute conjunctivitis who will undergo a rapid diagnostic test for adenoviral conjunctivitis at the time of their visit to the ophthalmologist office, at the emergenc...

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News  6 results

The powerful virus inflammatory response
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/189513/infectious-diseases/powerful-virus-inflammatory-response
Michael E. Pichichero, MD

Nov 26th, 2018 - Inflammation is a double-edged sword. Controlled and modest proinflammatory responses can enhance host immunity against viruses and decrease bacterial colonization and infection, whereas excessive uncontrolled proinflammatory responses may increas.

Dexamethasone/Povidone-Iodine Effective for Conjunctivitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/886934

Oct 11th, 2017 - CHICAGO — Dexamethasone/povidone-iodine ophthalmic suspension (SHP640) effectively treated viral conjunctivitis in a randomized controlled phase 2 trial, researchers reported at Academy 2017, the American Academy of Optometry (AAOpt) Annual Confer...

Antibiotics for Viral Conjunctivitis: It's Still Happening
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/885814

Sep 20th, 2017 - Antibiotic Prescription Fills for Acute Conjunctivitis Among Enrollees in a Large United States Managed Care Network Shekhawat NS, Shtein RM, Blachley TS, Stein JD Ophthalmology. 2017;124:1099-1107 The Misuse of Antibiotics in Acute Conjunctivitis...

Antibiotics for Viral Conjunctivitis: It's Still Happening
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/885814_1

Sep 20th, 2017 - Antibiotic Prescription Fills for Acute Conjunctivitis Among Enrollees in a Large United States Managed Care Network Shekhawat NS, Shtein RM, Blachley TS, Stein JD Ophthalmology. 2017;124:1099-1107 The Misuse of Antibiotics in Acute Conjunctivitis...

Antibiotics for Viral Conjunctivitis: It's Still Happening
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/885814

Sep 20th, 2017 - Antibiotic Prescription Fills for Acute Conjunctivitis Among Enrollees in a Large United States Managed Care Network Shekhawat NS, Shtein RM, Blachley TS, Stein JD Ophthalmology. 2017;124:1099-1107 The Misuse of Antibiotics in Acute Conjunctivitis...

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