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ALLMedicine Acute Conjunctivitis Center

Research & Reviews  71 results

Ocular manifestations of a hospitalised patient with confirmed 2019 novel coronavirus d...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7211077
The British Journal of Ophthalmology; Chen L, Liu M et. al.

Apr 8th, 2020 - To report the ocular characteristics and the presence of viral RNA of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) in conjunctival swab specimens in a patient with confirmed 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). A 30-year-old ...

Bacteriological pattern and their correlation with complications in culture positive ca...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7035090
Medicine Bhattacharyya A, Sarma P et. al.

Feb 12th, 2020 - Acute conjunctivitis is inflammation of conjunctiva of less than 3 to 4 weeks duration, characterized by cellular infiltration and exudation. It may also result into corneal, lid or orbital involvement which may lead to various complications.A hos...

A Philophthalmid Eyefluke from a Human in Japan.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31418651
The Journal of Parasitology; Sato C, Sasaki M et. al.

Aug 16th, 2019 - Philophthalmid eyeflukes are cosmopolitan parasites of birds and occasionally of mammals, including humans. A gravid adult of Philophthalmus sp. was found from the bulbar conjunctiva of a 64-yr-old woman in Japan, who was diagnosed with acute conj...

Interaction With Nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae Alters Progression of Streptococcus...
https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiz312
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Lewnard JA, Givon-Lavi N et. al.

Jun 24th, 2019 - Pneumococci and nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae (NTHi) often cocolonize children. The impact of species interactions on disease risk across the upper respiratory mucosa is not known. We analyzed data from 4104 acute conjunctivitis (AC) cases, 1...

Epidemic Keratoconjunctivitis (EKC)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1192751-overview

Jun 3rd, 2019 - Background Epidemic keratoconjunctivitis (EKC) is a viral conjunctivitis caused by a group of adenoviruses. This family of adenoviruses contains different serotypes that can also cause pharyngoconjunctival fever and nonspecific follicular conjunct...

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Guidelines  1 results

Conjunctivitis
https://www.aao.org/preferred-practice-pattern/conjunctivitis-ppp-2018

Nov 12th, 2018 - Evidence-based update using Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group-identified systematic reviews for the initial evaluation of conjunctivitis patients and discussion of associated or predisposing factors.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  81 results

Ocular manifestations of a hospitalised patient with confirmed 2019 novel coronavirus d...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7211077
The British Journal of Ophthalmology; Chen L, Liu M et. al.

Apr 8th, 2020 - To report the ocular characteristics and the presence of viral RNA of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) in conjunctival swab specimens in a patient with confirmed 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). A 30-year-old ...

Bacteriological pattern and their correlation with complications in culture positive ca...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7035090
Medicine Bhattacharyya A, Sarma P et. al.

Feb 12th, 2020 - Acute conjunctivitis is inflammation of conjunctiva of less than 3 to 4 weeks duration, characterized by cellular infiltration and exudation. It may also result into corneal, lid or orbital involvement which may lead to various complications.A hos...

A Philophthalmid Eyefluke from a Human in Japan.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31418651
The Journal of Parasitology; Sato C, Sasaki M et. al.

Aug 16th, 2019 - Philophthalmid eyeflukes are cosmopolitan parasites of birds and occasionally of mammals, including humans. A gravid adult of Philophthalmus sp. was found from the bulbar conjunctiva of a 64-yr-old woman in Japan, who was diagnosed with acute conj...

Interaction With Nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae Alters Progression of Streptococcus...
https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiz312
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Lewnard JA, Givon-Lavi N et. al.

Jun 24th, 2019 - Pneumococci and nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae (NTHi) often cocolonize children. The impact of species interactions on disease risk across the upper respiratory mucosa is not known. We analyzed data from 4104 acute conjunctivitis (AC) cases, 1...

Epidemic Keratoconjunctivitis (EKC)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1192751-overview

Jun 3rd, 2019 - Background Epidemic keratoconjunctivitis (EKC) is a viral conjunctivitis caused by a group of adenoviruses. This family of adenoviruses contains different serotypes that can also cause pharyngoconjunctival fever and nonspecific follicular conjunct...

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News  5 results

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

Oct 10th, 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 19th, 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...

Isotretinoin Users Need Eye Drop Prescription
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/55753/pediatrics/isotretinoin-users-need-eye-drop-prescription
Naseem S. Miller

Aug 23rd, 2012 - When prescribing isotretinoin for acne, ocular lubricants should also be prescribed, according to Dr. Meira Neudorfer and colleagues.

FDA Approvals: RPS Adeno Detector, Elecsys NT-proBNP Test, TBA Assay
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/521054

Jan 5th, 2006 - Jan. 6, 2006 — The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved in 2005 a rapid point-of-care test for adenovirus in tear fluid as an aid in the differential diagnosis of acute conjunctivitis; a new indication for an N-terminal pro brain natriur...

Epidemic Keratoconjunctivitis Outbreak Associated With Human Adenovirus Type 8 — U.S. Virgin Islands, June–November 2016
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/883826

On October 11, 2016, the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Health (USVI DOH) was notified by a local ophthalmologist of an unexpected increase in the number of patients with suspected epidemic keratoconjunctivitis (EKC) during the preceding month....

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