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ALLMedicine™ Band Keratopathy Center

Research & Reviews  44 results

Gout and Pseudogout

Apr 29th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Gout and pseudogout are the 2 most common crystal-induced arthropathies. Gout (see the image below) is caused by monosodium urate monohydrate crystals; pseudogout is caused by calcium pyrophosphate crystals and is more accurate...

Outcomes of combined endoscopic vitrectomy and posteriorly placed glaucoma drainage dev...
BMC Ophthalmology; Jacobson A, Besirli CG et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2022 - This study aims to describe outcomes of posteriorly-placed glaucoma drainage devices (GDD) with concurrent endoscopic vitrectomy in pediatric patients with glaucoma and corneal opacification. This retrospective case series identified patients unde...

Distal renal tubular acidosis, autoimmune thyroiditis, enamel hypomaturation, and tooth...
Journal of the American Dental Association (1939); Kantaputra P, Guven Y et. al.

Mar 10th, 2022 - Mutations in SLC4A4 have been reported to be associated with proximal renal tubular acidosis (RTA), short stature, band keratopathy, cataract, glaucoma, and hypoplastic-type amelogenesis imperfecta. In this study, the authors describe the clinical...

Corneal Sarcoidosis: Diffuse Stromal Granulomatous Inflammation in a Patient With Sarco...
Cornea Shifera AS, Sun K et. al.

Dec 23rd, 2021 - The purpose of this study was to present a case of diffuse noncaseating granulomas involving the corneal stroma in a patient with ocular and pulmonary sarcoidosis. This was a single case report. A 31-year-old female patient presented with a 6-year...

Acute Calcific Band Keratopathy as an Adverse Effect of Recombinant Human Nerve Growth ...
Cornea Qureshi S, Ferguson TJ et. al.

Sep 29th, 2021 - Cenegermin, (OXERVATE) a recently Food and Drug Administration-approved topical formulation of recombinant human nerve growth factor, has been used for the treatment of neurotrophic keratopathy (NK). Corneal deposits have been previously reported ...

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News  3 results

Uveitis in JIA: Screen All, Treat Early

Apr 4th, 2018 - Action Points Note that an expert panel has created guidelines for the diagnosis and management of uveitis in patients with JIA characterized by the need for early, and potentially frequent, screening. Be aware that the recommendations are only ra...

Treat JIA uveitis early, aggressively to avoid vision loss
Amy Rothman Schonfeld

May 8th, 2013 - NEW YORK – Tailoring the frequency of vision screening for children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis is an important step to getting uveitis symptoms treated effectively before permanent morbidity occurs, according to Dr. Sanjay R.

Abatacept Promising for Treatment-Refractory Uveitis in JIA
Bruce Jancin

Feb 16th, 2011 - SNOWMASS, COLO. – Abatacept may be a safe and effective therapy for patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis and severe uveitis that is refractory to anti–tumor necrosis factor agents.

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