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*  Fungal keratitis
Consult your eye care professional in any case as they will have the best treatment. The infection typically takes a long time ... The symptoms are markedly less as compared to a similar bacterial ulcer. Signs: The eyelids and adnexa involved shows edema and ... A fungal keratitis is an 'inflammation of the eye's cornea' (called keratitis) that results from infection by a fungal organism ... Fluconazole ophthalmic solution is recommended for Candida infection of the cornea. Amphotericin B eye drops may be required ...
*  Tobramycin/dexamethasone
It is prescribed for the treatment of pink eye in combination with bacterial infections. Because it contains a steroid, careful ... It is prescribed for a wide spectrum of bacterial eye infections. Tobradex can also be used to clear or contract styes that are ... secondary eye infections, cataract (clouding of the eye lens) and increased intraocular pressure, leading to glaucoma. ... It is strongly contraindicated with herpetic and other viral eye infections. Other contraindications include fungal and ...
*  Theodor Axenfeld
Axenfeld was particularly interested in bacterial infections of the eye. In 1909 he was awarded the Graefe Medal by the German ... He published numerous articles on glaucoma, retinal disorders, trachoma and other eye maladies. ... was appointed director of the university eye clinic in Rostock. In 1901 he attained the chair of ophthalmology in Freiburg, ... Axenfeld was involved in all aspects of ophthalmology and is associated with almost 200 written works involving the eye, ...
*  Levofloxacin
... is also used as antibiotic eye drops to prevent bacterial infection. Usage of levofloxacin eye drops, along with ... It is used to treat a number of bacterial infections including acute bacterial sinusitis, pneumonia, urinary tract infections, ... Levofloxacin is used to treat infections including: respiratory tract infections, cellulitis, urinary tract infections, ... bacterial exacerbations of bronchitis, community-acquired pneumonia, uncomplicated skin infections, complicated urinary tract ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C11)
... eye infections, bacterial MeSH C11.294.354.220 --- conjunctivitis, bacterial MeSH C11.294.354.220.250 --- conjunctivitis, ... eye infections, fungal MeSH C11.294.450.900 --- uveitis, suppurative MeSH C11.294.450.900.350 --- endophthalmitis MeSH C11.294. ... eye infections, parasitic MeSH C11.294.725.125 --- acanthamoeba keratitis MeSH C11.294.725.562 --- onchocerciasis, ocular MeSH ... eye infections, viral MeSH C11.294.800.250 --- conjunctivitis, viral MeSH C11.294.800.250.250 --- conjunctivitis, acute ...
*  Cotton-Eyed Joe
... a black person with very light blue eyes; someone whose eyes were milky white from bacterial infections of Trachoma or syphilis ... Don't you remember, don't you know, Don't you remember Cotton-eyed Joe? Cotton-eyed Joe, Cotton-eyed Joe, What did make you ... O Cotton-eyed Joe, O Cotton-eyed Joe, What did make you sarve me so? O Joe, ef it hadn't er ben fur you, I'd er married dat gal ... "Cotton-Eyed Joe" (also known as "Cotton-Eye Joe") is a traditional American country folk song popular at various times ...
*  Neglected tropical diseases
The bacterial infection is transmitted through contact with eye-seeking flies, fingers, and fomites. Prevention components are ... Helminth infections, as the most common infection of humans, are often found to be in multi-infection systems. For example, in ... It is a chronic bacterial infection, transmitted by skin contact, and caused by treponemes. It is treated with antibiotics and ... Trachoma is caused by a micro-organism that spreads through eye discharges (on hands, cloth, etc.) and by "eye-seeking flies". ...
*  Dogue de Bordeaux
... eye inflammation) and bacterial infections. Under the UK Kennel Club's Breed Watch system, the Dogue is classed as a Category 3 ... As an important indication of purity of the breed, attention was paid to the self colored (pink) nose, lighter eye color (dark ... including the lips and eye rims. The nose colour in red-masked dogs should be brown, in black-masked dogs, it must be black. ...
*  Tobramycin
Tobrex and TobraDex are indicated in the treatment of superficial infections of the eye, such as bacterial conjunctivitis. ... Tobramycin works by binding to a site on the bacterial 30S and 50S ribosome, preventing formation of the 70S complex. As a ... is an aminoglycoside antibiotic derived from Streptomyces tenebrarius and used to treat various types of bacterial infections, ... A proprietary formulation of micronized, nebulized tobramycin has been tested as a treatment for bacterial sinusitis. Tobrex is ...
*  Azidamfenicol
It is used only topically, as eye drops and ointment for treatment of susceptible bacterial infections. Martindale, 35th ...
*  Margaret Craven (writer)
... although seriously hindered by near-blindness caused by a bacterial infection of the eyes. It was largely owing to her vision ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Eye Disorders: Trachoma
Provides information on this bacterial eye infection that can cause blindness. Includes details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis ...
*  Ofloxacin
An eye drop may be used for a superficial bacterial infection of the eye and an ear drop may be used for otitis media when ... In the U.S. ofloxacin is approved for the treatment of bacterial infections such as: Acute bacterial exacerbations of chronic ... Ofloxacin is an antibiotic useful for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections. When taken by mouth or injection into ... labelled for use in adults with lower respiratory tract infections, skin and skin structure infections, urinary tract ...
*  CSRP2BP
Male homozygous mutant's eyelids fail to open, they had abnormal eye size, a decreased susceptibility to bacterial infection ... "Salmonella infection data for Csrp2bp". Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. "Citrobacter infection data for Csrp2bp". Wellcome ... "Eye morphology data for Csrp2bp". Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. "Clinical chemistry data for Csrp2bp". Wellcome Trust Sanger ...
*  Mammalian eye
They spread tears on the eyes, which contains substances which help fight bacterial infection as part of the immune system. ... "The Eye." Accessed October 23, 2006. "General Anatomy of the Eye." Accessed October 23, 2006. "Eye Anatomy and Function." ... by covering the eyes, and/or by turning the eyes away from the threat. Blinking the eyes is, of course, also a reflex. In many ... Water in the eye can alter the optical properties of the eye and blur vision. It can also wash away the tear fluid-along with ...
*  Chloramphenicol
... is an antibiotic useful for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections. This includes as an eye ointment ... Chloramphenicol is still used occasionally in topical preparations (ointments and eye drops) for the treatment of bacterial ... "Chloramphenicol spectrum of bacterial susceptibility and Resistance" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on 11 February ... Chloramphenicol has a broad spectrum of activity and has been effective in treating ocular infections caused by a number of ...
*  Peter Hesketh-Fleetwood
This was followed by erysipelas, a bacterial infection so severe that it necessitated the removal of one of his eyes. At the ...
*  Phlyctenular keratoconjunctivitis
Active bacterial infections may be treated with a topical antibiotic or a combination antibiotic-steroid eye drop, such as ... The triggering antigen is usually a bacterial protein (particularly from Staphylococcus aureus), but may also be a virus, ... The symptoms of phlyctenular keratoconjunctivitis are primarily treated with application of an appropriate corticosteroid eye ... may be used in systemic or particularly severe/intractable infections. Erythromycin may be an effective alternative, especially ...
*  Adie syndrome
... usually by a viral or bacterial infection which causes inflammation, and affects the pupil of the eye and the autonomic nervous ... Pupillary symptoms of Holmes-Adie syndrome are thought to be the result of a viral or bacterial infection that causes ... The usual treatment of a standardised Adie syndrome is to prescribe reading glasses to correct for impairment of the eye(s). ... It is caused by damage to the postganglionic fibers of the parasympathetic innervation of the eye, ...
*  Leopard complex
Uveitis in horses has many causes, including eye trauma, disease, and bacterial, parasitic and viral infections, but ERU is ... CSNB is usually diagnosed based on the owner's observations, but some horses have visibly abnormal eyes: poorly aligned eyes ( ... For example, extensive white markings on the face may mask the presence of mottling around the eyes and muzzle, and white ... The leopard complex genes are also linked to abnormalities in the eyes and vision. These patterns are most closely identified ...
*  Anne Sullivan
When she was only five years old she contracted a bacterial eye disease known as trachoma, which created painful infections and ... where she had eye operations that offered some short-term relief for her eye pain but ultimately proved ineffective. Sullivan ... Sullivan had been seriously visually impaired for almost all of her life, but by 1935 she was completely blind in both eyes. On ... At the age of five, she contracted trachoma, a highly contagious eye disease, which left her blind and without reading or ...
*  Bacterial cell structure
... also digests the cell wall of bacteria and is the body's main defense against eye infections. Gram-positive cell walls are ... Flagella are whip-like structures protruding from the bacterial cell wall and are responsible for bacterial motility (i.e. ... stop bacterial infections by interfering with cell wall synthesis, while having no effects on human cells which have no cell ... the bacterial DNA is not enclosed inside of a membrane-bound nucleus but instead resides inside the bacterial cytoplasm. This ...
*  FAM134C
"Eye morphology data for Fam134c". Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. "Salmonella infection data for Fam134c". Wellcome Trust ... Females had increased indirect calorimetry parameters while males had an increased susceptibility to bacterial infection. ... Homozygous animals had an abnormal xyphoid process and eye morphology. ...
*  Eye care in Ghana
Diabetic Retinopathy Hypertensive Retinopathy Glaucoma Bacterial Infections Viral Infections Agricultural injuries to the eye ... The eye care system in Ghana can be said to be one in its infant or growing stages. Today there are less than 300 eye care ... The major concerns that eye patients raise are: the long wait periods for them to see the eye doctor. One the average it take ... The low number of eye care professionals in the country along with the living standard need to improve before eye care is ...
*  List of dog diseases
Any bacterial infection is usually secondary. Eye proptosis is a condition resulting in forward displacement and entrapment of ... These mites can cause inflammation and hair loss, and may also lead to secondary bacterial infections such as fever, lethargy, ... Cherry eye is the term used to refer to canine nictitans gland prolapse, a common eye condition in various dog breeds where the ... They are caused by trauma, detergent burns, and infections. Other eye conditions can cause corneal ulcers, such as entropion, ...
*  Tylosin
Examples of bacterial infections that could potentially be treated with tylosin include respiratory infections, metritis, and ... around the eyes of white-faced dogs. In these cases, the result is positive only when using the tylosin in the form of tartrate ... Tylosin is used in veterinary medicine to treat bacterial infections in a wide range of species and has a high margin of safety ... In general, tylosin is licensed for the treatment of infections caused by organisms susceptible to the drug, but it has also ...
*  Blacklight
It can also be used to diagnose other fungal infections such as ringworm, microsporum canis, tinea versicolor; bacterial ... Black light can also be used to see animal excreta such as urine and vomit that is not always visible to the naked eye. Black ... Although the low-power UV-A emitted by black lights is not a hazard to skin or eyes and can be viewed without protection, ... Plain glass blocks out less of the visible mercury emission spectrum, making them appear light blue-violet to the naked eye. ...