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Research & Reviews  565 results

A Multiplex Dot Hybridization Assay For Detection and Differentiation of Acanthamoeba a...
https://doi.org/10.1167/iovs.15-17741
Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science; Kuo MT, Fang PC et. al.

Apr 25th, 2016 - We verified a multiplex dot hybridization (MDH) assay for the rapid detection and differentiation of Acanthamoeba keratitis (AK) and herpes simplex keratitis (HSK). Molecular detection of Acanthamoeba and herpes simplex virus in corneal scrapes wa...

Fusariosis.
https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0035-1562897
Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Nucci F, Nouér SA et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2015 - Fusarium species are frequent agents of onychomycosis and fungal keratitis, and occasional agents of invasive disease. The clinical spectrum of fusariosis in the lungs includes allergic disease (allergic bronchopulmonary fusariosis), hypersensitiv...

Re-appraisal of topical 1% voriconazole and 5% natamycin in the treatment of fungal ker...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bjophthalmol-2014-306485
The British Journal of Ophthalmology; Sharma S, Das S et. al.

Mar 5th, 2015 - To compare the efficacy of topical 1% voriconazole vs 5% natamycin for the treatment of fungal keratitis. In a prospective, double-masked, randomised, controlled, registered clinical trial, 118 patients with fungal keratitis were treated using ide...

Intrastromal voriconazole for deep recalcitrant fungal keratitis: a case series.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bjophthalmol-2014-305412
The British Journal of Ophthalmology; Kalaiselvi G, Narayana S et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2014 - To evaluate the outcomes of treating deep recalcitrant fungal keratitis with intrastromal voriconazole injection. Twenty-five patients with culture proven fungal keratitis, not responding to a combination of topical 5% natamycin and 1% voriconazol...

Evaluation of intrastromal voriconazole injection in recalcitrant deep fungal keratitis...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bjo.2010.192815
The British Journal of Ophthalmology; Sharma N, Agarwal P et. al.

Apr 1st, 2011 - To evaluate the efficacy of intrastromal voriconazole, as a modality of treatment for management of recalcitrant fungal keratitis. Twelve patients of smear and/or culture positive fungal keratitis not responding to topical and systemic antifungal ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  585 results

A Multiplex Dot Hybridization Assay For Detection and Differentiation of Acanthamoeba a...
https://doi.org/10.1167/iovs.15-17741
Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science; Kuo MT, Fang PC et. al.

Apr 25th, 2016 - We verified a multiplex dot hybridization (MDH) assay for the rapid detection and differentiation of Acanthamoeba keratitis (AK) and herpes simplex keratitis (HSK). Molecular detection of Acanthamoeba and herpes simplex virus in corneal scrapes wa...

Fusariosis.
https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0035-1562897
Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Nucci F, Nouér SA et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2015 - Fusarium species are frequent agents of onychomycosis and fungal keratitis, and occasional agents of invasive disease. The clinical spectrum of fusariosis in the lungs includes allergic disease (allergic bronchopulmonary fusariosis), hypersensitiv...

Re-appraisal of topical 1% voriconazole and 5% natamycin in the treatment of fungal ker...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bjophthalmol-2014-306485
The British Journal of Ophthalmology; Sharma S, Das S et. al.

Mar 5th, 2015 - To compare the efficacy of topical 1% voriconazole vs 5% natamycin for the treatment of fungal keratitis. In a prospective, double-masked, randomised, controlled, registered clinical trial, 118 patients with fungal keratitis were treated using ide...

Intrastromal voriconazole for deep recalcitrant fungal keratitis: a case series.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bjophthalmol-2014-305412
The British Journal of Ophthalmology; Kalaiselvi G, Narayana S et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2014 - To evaluate the outcomes of treating deep recalcitrant fungal keratitis with intrastromal voriconazole injection. Twenty-five patients with culture proven fungal keratitis, not responding to a combination of topical 5% natamycin and 1% voriconazol...

Evaluation of intrastromal voriconazole injection in recalcitrant deep fungal keratitis...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bjo.2010.192815
The British Journal of Ophthalmology; Sharma N, Agarwal P et. al.

Apr 1st, 2011 - To evaluate the efficacy of intrastromal voriconazole, as a modality of treatment for management of recalcitrant fungal keratitis. Twelve patients of smear and/or culture positive fungal keratitis not responding to topical and systemic antifungal ...

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News  13 results

Predictors of Fungal Keratitis-related Corneal Perforation Identified
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/884660

Aug 24th, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Baseline presence of hypopyon and infiltrate depth and size are significant predictors of corneal perforation and/or need for therapeutic penetrating keratoplasty (TPK) in patients with severe fungal keratitis, research...

The Best Tx for Fungal Keratitis: Ophthalmology Times
https://www.medpagetoday.com/ophthalmology/generalophthalmology/66295

Jun 27th, 2017 - One expert discusses the importance of improving diagnosis and treatment options for nonresponsive bacterial keratitis. A new oral formulation of itraconazole decreased tumor size in patients with basal cell carcinoma nevus syndrome, according to ...

Fungal Keratitis Diagnosis Speeded by Hybridization Assay
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/776473

Dec 18th, 2012 - Researchers in Taiwan have developed an oligonucleotide hybridization test that can diagnose fungal keratitis in a day instead of a week, with better sensitivity than standard culture assays , according to results published online September 20 and...

Increase in the Rate of Acanthamoeba Keratitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/562505

Sep 27th, 2007 - Introduction Over the past few years, there has been a notable rise in the rate of fungal keratitis.[1] The use of specific types of contact lens solution has been thought to be a contributing cause in some of these patients. Acanthamoeba keratiti...

Treating Fusarium Keratitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/553201

Mar 27th, 2007 - Introduction The incidence of ocular infections with Fusarium species increased during the past 2 years.[1] In part, this increase was thought to be related to substances within contact lens solutions, which may enable fungal organisms to bind to ...

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