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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 ... Infectious keratitis can be bacterial, fungal, viral, or protozoal. Remarkable differences in presentation of the patient ... 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 ...
*  Eye color
... hypothesis about heterochromia is that it can result from a viral infection in utero affecting the development of one eye, ... Other genes implicated in eye color variation are SLC24A4 and TYR. Blue eyes with a brown spot, green eyes, and gray eyes are ... eyes. Blue Eyes Versus Brown Eyes: A Primer on Eye Color. Eyedoctorguide.com. Retrieved on 23 December 2011. Why Do Europeans ... The majority of people in the world overall have brown eyes to dark brown eyes. Light or medium-pigmented brown eyes can also ...
*  Herpes simplex keratitis
... infection in the cornea. It begins with infection of epithelial cells on the surface of the eye and retrograde infection of ... Following persistent infection the concentration of viral DNA reaches a critical limit. Antibody responses against the viral ... Infection is unilateral, affecting one eye at a time. Additional symptoms include dull pain deep inside the eye, mild to acute ... Corneal involvement is rarely seen in primary infection. Recurrent herpes of the eye is caused by reactivation of the virus in ...
*  Tobramycin/dexamethasone
It is strongly contraindicated with herpetic and other viral eye infections. Other contraindications include fungal and ... secondary eye infections, cataract (clouding of the eye lens) and increased intraocular pressure, leading to glaucoma. ... 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 ...
*  Adenoviral keratoconjunctivitis
... also known as Keratoconjunctivitis epidemica is a common and highly contagious viral infection of the eye. The clinical course ... Topical steroids should be avoided because they prolong viral replication, frequently lead to long-lasting dry eye symptoms, ... Adequate infection control measures should be followed as prevention and to reduce epidemic AKC outbreaks. Kaneko H; et al. " ... "Cornea and External Eye Disease". google.com.au. Retrieved 22 March 2015. ...
*  Chemosis
It is usually caused by allergies or viral infections, often inciting excessive eye rubbing. Chemosis is also included in the ... Often, the eye area swells so much that the eyes become difficult or impossible to close fully. Sometimes, it may also appear ... If chemosis has occurred due to excessive rubbing of the eye, the first aid to be given is a cold water wash for eyes. Other ... In general, chemosis is a nonspecific sign of eye irritation. The outer surface covering appears to have fluid in it. The ...
*  Massachusetts Eye and Ear
"Sirion Therapeutics Acquires U S License To Develop New Treatment For Viral Eye Infection". "Hyperbaric Medicine". Mass. Eye & ... Eye and Ear". Mass. Eye and Ear. Retrieved 2015-12-15. "History of Mass. Eye and Ear". Mass. Eye and Ear. Retrieved 2015-12-15 ... "Massachusetts Eye and Ear Locations". Mass. Eye and Ear. Retrieved 2015-12-15. Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary official web ... Massachusetts Eye and Ear (Mass. Eye and Ear, or MEE) is a specialty hospital located in Boston, Massachusetts, United States, ...
*  Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease
Although there is sometimes a preceding viral infection, or skin or eye trauma, the exact underlying initiator of VKH disease ... eyes along with both neurological and skin), incomplete (eyes along with either neurological or skin) or probable (eyes without ... The prodromal phase may have no symptoms, or may mimic a non-specific viral infection, marked by flu-like symptoms that ... Eye symptoms can include orbital pain, photophobia and tearing. The skin and hair may be sensitive to touch. Cranial nerve ...
*  Rimexolone
The substance is contraindicated in herpes simplex and most other viral eye infections, as well as mycobacterial, fungal and ... The most common adverse effects are blurred vision, tearing and other kinds of eye discomfort. Eye pain, eye oedema, headache, ... Rimexolone is a glucocorticoid steroid used to treat inflammation in the eye. It is marketed as a 1% eye drop suspension under ... amoebal eye infections because it only reduces the inflammation but does not act against such microorganisms. ...
*  Loteprednol
... loteprednol is contraindicated in patients with viral, fungal or mycobacterial infections of the eye. Common adverse effects ... A study with patients receiving loteprednol eye drops over 42 days showed no adrenal suppression, which would be a sign of the ... Loteprednol (as the ester loteprednol etabonate) is a corticosteroid used to treat inflammations of the eye. It is marketed by ... Applications for this drug include the reduction of inflammation after eye surgery, seasonal allergic conjunctivitis, uveitis, ...
*  Madarosis
Syphilis or other viral infections like herpes or HIV can cause the loss of eye hair as well. Fungal infections, like ... Infections like syphilis by causing a moth-eaten appearance of the eyebrow hair loss. Viral infections like herpes or HIV can ... Infections: There are many bodily infections that can cause the loss of eyelashes/eyebrows. The most common infection may be ... Ophthalmologic conditions: there are multiple types of infections and are common. The gray line of the eye is a line that ...
*  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, ...
*  Pneumonia
Viral infections can be confirmed via detection of either the virus or its antigens with culture or polymerase chain reaction ( ... Respiratory syncytial virus is typically contracted when people touch contaminated objects and then they touch their eyes or ... Mixed infections with both viruses and bacteria may occur in up to 45% of infections in children and 15% of infections in ... Other viral infections occur when contaminated airborne droplets are inhaled through the mouth or nose. Once in the upper ...
*  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 ...
*  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 ...
*  Swine influenza
Experts agree hand-washing can help prevent viral infections, including ordinary and the swine flu infections. Also, avoiding ... "Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth. Germs spread this way." Swine flu cannot be spread by pork products, since the virus ... Despite these apparently low numbers of infections, the true rate of infection may be higher, since most cases only cause a ... Other professions at particular risk of infection are veterinarians and meat processing workers, although the risk of infection ...
*  Macrophage
... with continued viral shedding 6-18 months after initial infection. Brucella spp. can remain latent in a macrophage via ... most common cause of pink eye) can remain latent in a host macrophage, ... Macrophages are better able to resist infection by HIV-1 than CD4+ T cells, although susceptibility to HIV infection differs ... Infection of macrophages in joints is associated with local inflammation during and after the acute phase of Chikungunya ( ...
*  Conjunctivitis
The infection usually begins with one eye, but may spread easily to the other. Viral conjunctivitis shows a fine, diffuse ... Conjunctivitis, when caused by an infection, is most commonly caused by a viral infection. Bacterial infections, allergies, ... The viral infection may occur along with other symptoms of a common cold. Viral and bacterial cases are easily spread between ... Viral conjunctivitis is often associated with an infection of the upper respiratory tract, a common cold, or a sore throat. Its ...
*  Viral vector
Since humans commonly come in contact with adenoviruses, which cause respiratory, gastrointestinal and eye infections, majority ... T cell immunity is crucial for protection against viral infections and such diseases as malaria. A viral vaccine induces ... However, since viral vaccines contain only a small fraction of pathogen genes, they are much safer and sporadic infection by ... Depending on the viral vector, the typical maximum length of an allowable DNA insert in a replication-defective viral vector is ...
*  Parapoxvirus of red deer in New Zealand
The viral infection of Parapoxvirus genus is the Paravaccinia virus. The infection will present itself in humans classically as ... Most infected animals express lesions on lips, nostrils, eyes, udders, and/or groin while a select few do not exhibit lesions ... Usually 100 minutes post-infection Late Phase: Between 140 minutes and 48 hours post-infection, late genes are expressed. All ... This infection is identified by scabby lesions that can be seen on the muzzle, lips, face, ears or on the velvet of the Red ...
*  Retinal dysplasia
It is usually a nonprogressive disease and can be caused by viral infections, drugs, vitamin A deficiency, or genetic defects. ... Retinal detachment occurs with complete retinal dysplasia, and is accompanied by blindness in that eye. Cataracts or glaucoma ... Cattle - Retinal dysplasia occurs in utero through infection with bovine viral diarrhea. It is also inherited in Shorthorns and ... Other causes of retinal dysplasia in dogs include infection with canine adenovirus or canine herpesvirus, or radiation of the ...
*  CRISPR
... or preventing cold sore outbreaks and recurrent eye infections by blocking HSV-1 reactivation. As of August 2016, these were ... Scientists can use viral or non-viral systems for delivery of the Cas9 and sgRNA into target cells. Electroporation of DNA, RNA ... When a microbe is invaded by a virus, the first stage of the immune response is to capture viral DNA and insert it into a ... are always added at the beginning of the CRISPR next to the leader sequence creating a chronological record of viral infections ...
*  Spirometry
... or acute illness Recent or current viral infection Undiagnosed hypertension The spirometry test is performed using a device ... or cerebral aneurysms Cataracts or recent eye surgery Recent thoracic or abdominal surgery Nausea, vomiting, ...
*  Blue eye disease
"Porcine Paramyxovirus Blue Eye Disease", and "La Piedad Michoacán Paramyxovirus Infection". Blue eye disease is a viral disease ... Blue eye disease in swine has only been reported in Mexico. It can affect not only pigs but also dogs, cats, rats, and rabbits ... Blue eye disease typically begins in piglets that are between 2-21 days old; 90 percent of the pigs that become infected with ... Blue eye disease outbreaks can happen throughout the year but are most common during spring and summer months of April to July ...
*  Acute haemorrhagic conjunctivitis in Ghana
AHC has a very fast rate of infection. Upon affecting one eye, the condition is known to infect the other eye in a short while ... They include allergies, bacterial infection, viral infection etc. Ghana is a country in sub-Saharan Africa. It is a former ... It presents as a reddening of the eye due to the infection of the conjunctiva. The conjunctiva is a thin transparent tissue ... There are many eye conditions that affect its citizens. One of them that continues to affect Ghanaians every year is the ...
*  Pauline Cafferkey
On 24 January, she was declared to be free of infection, and released from hospital. The prognosis after recovery from Ebola ... including fluid in the eye, the central nervous system and, in men, the testes and semen. Cafferkey went to a 24-hour GP clinic ... and explained that she has been treated using a highly experimental anti-viral agent called GS5734, but he stressed that the ... Gallagher, James (4 February 2015). "Ebola nurse infection 'down to visor'". BBC News. Retrieved 8 February 2015. "Ebola nurse ...
*  Retinitis
On the other hand, CMV retinitis develops from a viral infection in the retina. Although there is no cure for this disease, ... The retina is the part of your eye that is also known as the "sensing tissue." Retinitis may be caused by a number of different ... Experiencing the vision of floaters, flashes, blurred vision and loss of side vision in just one of the eyes is an early ... However, the key difference in both these conditions is that Retinitis pigmentosa is a genetic eye disease that you inherit ...