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ALLMedicine™ Bacterial Endophthalmitis Center

Research & Reviews  72 results

Cryptococcus laurentii endogenous endophthalmitis post COVID-19 infection.
BMJ Case Reports; Deepa MJ, Megharaj C et. al.

May 12th, 2022 - A man in mid-50s presented with progressive blurred vision in his left eye for over 6 weeks. He was a known diabetic with history of COVID-19 pneumonia treated with steroids and remdesivir. He had pyelonephritis and urinary culture grown Klebsiell...

Essential Role of NLRP3 Inflammasome in Mediating IL-1β Production and the Pathobiology...
Infection and Immunity; Kumar A, Singh PK et. al.

Apr 12th, 2022 - Staphylococcal endophthalmitis is one of the leading causes of blindness following ocular surgery and trauma. Dysregulated inflammation during bacterial endophthalmitis causes host-induced inflammatory damage and vision loss if it remains unchecke...

Utility of Ocular β-D-Glucan Testing in Patients with Fungal Endophthalmitis.
Retinal Cases & Brief Reports; Xia T, Finkelman M et. al.

Feb 25th, 2022 - To assess the diagnostic utility of (1→3)-β-D-glucan (BDG) in ocular fluid of patients with fungal endophthalmitis. This prospective pilot single-center study evaluated aqueous and vitreous humor BDG levels of suspected fungal endophthalmitis, bac...

In vitro study examining the effectiveness of antiseptic prophylaxis for antibiotic-res...
Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery; O'Rourke M, Knowles SJ et. al.

Dec 1st, 2021 - To assess the effectiveness of current antiseptic agents on multidrug-resistant (MDR) isolates in an in vitro setting. Department of Microbiology, The National Maternity Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. Organisms were selected based on current review of...

Low-concentration povidone-iodine for the prevention of intraocular infections in ophth...
Current Opinion in Ophthalmology; Grzybowski A, Shimada H et. al.

Nov 2nd, 2021 - Endophthamitis following intraocular surgery is rare using current antiseptic techniques, such as single application of 5% povidone-iodine to the ocular surface and adjuvant topical or intracameral antibiotics. Challenges remain, however, includin...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Prophylaxis Prior to Cataract Surgery Conjunctival Flora and Optimal Ocular Sterilization Technique Prior to Cataract Surgery

Sep 5th, 2013 - Bacterial endophthalmitis is a rare but devastating complication of intraocular surgery. Given the devastating ocular sequelae of endophthalmitis, one cannot underestimate the need to develop a sterilization strategy which most effectively prevent...

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News  1 results

Preventing Hypertensive Phase in Glaucoma Valve Surgery

Oct 28th, 2014 - Hypertensive Phase and Early Complications After Ahmed Glaucoma Valve Implantation With Intraoperative Subtenon Triamcinolone Acetonide Turalba AV, Pasquale LR Clin Ophthalmol. 2014;8:1311-1316 Study Summary This study was a retrospective comparat...

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