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ALLMedicine™ Pterygium Center

Research & Reviews  613 results

5-Fluorouracil in primary, impending recurrent and recurrent pterygium: Systematic revi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtos.2022.08.002
The Ocular Surface; Lee BWH, Sidhu AS et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Pterygium is an ultraviolet-related disease characterized by an aberrant, wing-shaped and active wound-healing process. There is nothing quite as disheartening for the surgeon or patient as the recurrence of pterygium and various adjuvants have be...

Prevalence and associated factors for pterygium in a Chinese rural population with type...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10792-022-02438-8
International Ophthalmology; Zhang J, Qin B et. al.

Aug 11th, 2022 - To investigate the pterygium prevalence and evaluate risk factors of pterygium in rural type 2 diabetic (D2M) patients aged 50 years and above in Funing Country, Jiangsu Province, China. A cross-sectional ophthalmic survey was conducted in type 2 ...

Ultraviolet Keratitis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/799025-overview

Aug 9th, 2022 - Background Ultraviolet (UV) light is the most common cause of radiation injury to the eye. The cornea absorbs most UV radiation. UV radiation damage to the corneal epithelium is cumulative, similar to the effects with dermal epithelium (sunburn). ...

Ultraviolet Keratitis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/799025-print

Aug 9th, 2022 - Background Ultraviolet (UV) light is the most common cause of radiation injury to the eye. The cornea absorbs most UV radiation. UV radiation damage to the corneal epithelium is cumulative, similar to the effects with dermal epithelium (sunburn). ...

Ultraviolet Keratitis
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/799025-overview

Aug 9th, 2022 - Background Ultraviolet (UV) light is the most common cause of radiation injury to the eye. The cornea absorbs most UV radiation. UV radiation damage to the corneal epithelium is cumulative, similar to the effects with dermal epithelium (sunburn). ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  96 results

Brimonidine for Intraoperative Hemostasis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05480098

Jul 29th, 2022 - Brimonidine ophthalmic solution (Alphagan) is mainstay in glaucoma therapy to reduce intraocular pressure. The medication is an alpha2 adrenergic agonist, which increases uveoscleral outflow of aqueous humor. Alpha2 agonists also have vasoconstric...

Dry Eye OmniLenz Application of Omnigen Research Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04553432

Jul 27th, 2022 - The TFOS DEWS II report redefines dry eye as: ". . . a multifactorial disease of the ocular surface characterised by a loss of homeostasis of the tear film, and accompanied by ocular symptoms, in which tear film instability and hyperosmolarity, oc...

Dextenza for Post-operative Treatment of Pterygium
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04351737

Jul 21st, 2022 - In patients who undergo bilateral pterygium surgery, eyes will be randomized to receive either DEXTENZA at baseline, Month 1 and Month 2 or prednisolone x 3 months. Both eyes will receive antibiotic drops four times per day for two weeks and Maxit...

A Clinical Trial on Safety and Efficacy of CBT-001 in Patients With Pterygium
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05456425

Jul 20th, 2022 - Clinical Hypotheses: CBT-001 dosed twice daily is more effective than vehicle in: Reducing conjunctival hyperemia by demonstrating a statistically significant difference and clinically relevant improvement in the mean severity grade change from ba...

Micro-Conjunctival Autografting Combined With Amniotic Membrane Transplantation Treating Recurrent Pterygium Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05362253

May 5th, 2022 - Recurrent pterygium is a common postoperative complication of pterygium surgery, the postoperative recurrence rate is about 1.44% and needs careful treatment. At present, surgical is the main and most effective treatment of recurrent pterygium. Am...

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News  10 results

Unilateral eye irritation
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/254196/unilateral-eye-irritation
MDedge Family Medicine;

Apr 28th, 2022 - Physical examination revealed an irregularly shaped conjunctival cyst on the lateral (temporal) field of the right eye. (This diagnosis is usually made based on the clinical examination alone.

An 8-year-old girl presents with nail dystrophy, nail plate thinning
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/217568/dermatology/8-year-old-girl-presents-nail-dystrophy-nail-plate-thinning?channel=41022
Catalina Matiz, MD

Feb 20th, 2020 - At a follow-up visit, a biopsy of the skin on the fingertips was performed, which showed lichenoid lymphocytic inflammatory infiltrate with associated hyperkeratosis, hypergranulosis, and acanthosis. No fungal elements were seen.

Nail dystrophy and nail plate thinning
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/217568/dermatology/nail-dystrophy-and-nail-plate-thinning?channel=41022
Catalina Matiz, MD

Feb 20th, 2020 - At a follow-up visit, a biopsy of the skin on the fingertips was performed, which showed lichenoid lymphocytic inflammatory infiltrate with associated hyperkeratosis, hypergranulosis, and acanthosis. No fungal elements were seen.

Nail dystrophy and nail plate thinning
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/217568/dermatology/nail-dystrophy-and-nail-plate-thinning
Catalina Matiz, MD

Feb 20th, 2020 - At a follow-up visit, a biopsy of the skin on the fingertips was performed, which showed lichenoid lymphocytic inflammatory infiltrate with associated hyperkeratosis, hypergranulosis, and acanthosis. No fungal elements were seen.

Malpractice Case: Care Coordination Requires Action, Not Just Words
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/917196

Sep 24th, 2019 - Medscape Editor's Key Notes: Physicians need to know about a patient's other caregivers, especially what prescriptions they are writing. If patients don't provide records from other caregivers, the physician needs to be more aggressive with the re...

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