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ALLMedicine™ Fungal Endophthalmitis Center

Research & Reviews  65 results

Low-concentration povidone-iodine for the prevention of intraocular infections in ophth...
https://doi.org/10.1097/ICU.0000000000000817
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...

A 10-year-old immunocompetent girl with endogenous fungal endophthalmitis: Report of a ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/11206721211037825
European Journal of Ophthalmology; Guerriero S, Dammacco R et. al.

Aug 19th, 2021 - Endogenous Endophthalmitis (EE) is a rare cause of blindness in the pediatric age group and this may account for the paucity of management guidelines in the literature. In this report, we describe our experience with a 10-year-old immunocompetent ...

Clinical Presentations and Management Outcomes of Culture-Proven Mixed Bacterial and Fu...
https://doi.org/10.1080/08820538.2021.1953542
Seminars in Ophthalmology; Gupta C, Joseph J et. al.

Jul 16th, 2021 - To report the clinical features and management outcomes of mixed fungal and bacterial endophthalmitis. Retrospective, consecutive non-comparative case series. Fifteen eyes of 15 patients were included from January 2009 to December 2019 with cultur...

The Role of Corneal Donor Rim Fungal Cultures: Pro Side.
https://doi.org/10.1097/ICO.0000000000002718
Cornea Ritterband D

Jun 17th, 2021 - Fungal infection after corneal transplantation is a rare but potentially devastating complication. It is of paramount concern for transplant surgeons and the eye banking community. The value of universal corneal rim cultures for keratoplasty remai...

Fusarium infection complicating rheumatic keratitis that acutely progressed to endophth...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12886-021-01981-9 10.1016/j.ajo.2014.10.027 10.1001/archopht.124.7.ecs60039 10.1086/430062 10.1097/00003226-200305000-00004 10.3928/15428877-20060701-08 10.4103/0301-4738.29491 10.1167/iovs.06-0340 10.1016/j.jiac.2017.09.009 10.3109/s10165-010-0279-5 10.3899/jrheum.130466
BMC Ophthalmology; Mitsuoka Y, Soma T et. al.

May 21st, 2021 - Filamentous fungi are ubiquitous in plants, water, and soil. The predominant fungi that infect the human cornea include Fusarium and Aspergillus species. The onset of fungal endophthalmitis is indolent, and typically takes weeks to months to devel...

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News  7 results

Fungal Endophthalmitis Linked to Compounding Pharmacy
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/819276

Jan 15th, 2014 - Two concurrent multistate outbreaks of fungal endophthalmitis have been linked to intraocular use of contaminated products labeled as sterile from a single compounding pharmacy, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) repor...

Fungal Endophthalmitis Linked to Compounding Pharmacy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/819276

Jan 15th, 2014 - Two concurrent multistate outbreaks of fungal endophthalmitis have been linked to intraocular use of contaminated products labeled as sterile from a single compounding pharmacy, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) repor...

Brilliant Blue G Recalled Because of Fungal Contamination
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/760501

Mar 19th, 2012 - March 19, 2012 — Four lots of Brilliant Blue G (BBG) ophthalmic solution that were dispensed from a pharmacy in Florida directly to ophthalmologists have been recalled because of reports of fungal endophthalmitis associated with the use of BBG in ...

Brilliant Blue G Recalled Because of Fungal Contamination
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/760501

Mar 19th, 2012 - March 19, 2012 — Four lots of Brilliant Blue G (BBG) ophthalmic solution that were dispensed from a pharmacy in Florida directly to ophthalmologists have been recalled because of reports of fungal endophthalmitis associated with the use of BBG in ...

Intravitreal Injections and Endophthalmitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/842379_6

Contaminated Bevacizumab and Triamcinolone Several outbreaks of endophthalmitis have been reported to have occurred in the United States. In Nashville, TN, 4 of 18 patients administered bevacizumab in late March 2011 at the VA developed endophthal...

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