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*  Fungal contamination of contact lenses
For the treatment for filamentous fungal keratitis, "topical natamycin is usually the first choice." For the treatment of yeast ... and keratitis, "medical therapy alone" is usually not enough to treat the infections due to the invasive nature of certain ... keratitis, "topical amphotericin B is usually the first choice." Current advances in further treatments include evaluations of ...
*  Fungal keratitis
A fungal keratitis is an 'inflammation of the eye's cornea' (called keratitis) that results from infection by a fungal organism ... and thirdly Dematitious fungi causing fungal keratitis in India. The precipitating event for fungal keratitis is trauma with a ... Many people come with fungal keratitis in the only eye and thus become blind due to the disease. The lack of education and ... Infectious keratitis can be bacterial, fungal, viral, or protozoal. Remarkable differences in presentation of the patient ...
*  Abbott Medical Optics
The solution has been linked to cases of an eye infection (keratitis) caused by an organism of the genus Acanthamoeba. The ... In May 2007, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention linked AMO MoisturePlus eye solution to Acanthamoeba keratitis ... including eye infection and microbial keratitis. The voluntary and limited recall was caused by an isolated production line ... Company was sued in June 2007 by Michael Connolly, who claimed to have developed a keratitis infection after using AMO's ...
*  ReNu
"An Outbreak of Fusarium Keratitis Associated With Contact Lens Use in the Northeastern United States." Cornea, 26:10, December ... "Fusarium keratitis--multiple states, 2006." MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2006 Apr 14;55(14):400-1. PMID 16617289. "Bausch & Lomb ... Lomb to report that three of his patients had contracted a fungal infection called Fusarium keratitis; all three of these ... Lomb about a significant increase in hospital admissions due to contact lens related keratitis from June to September 2005. On ...
*  Corneal ulcer
Small satellite lesions around the ulcer are a common feature of fungal keratitis and hypopyon is usually seen. Viral keratitis ... Fungal keratitis causes deep and severe corneal ulcer. It is caused by Aspergillus sp., Fusarium sp., Candida sp., as also ... The typical feature of fungal keratitis is slow onset and gradual progression, where signs are much more than the symptoms. ... Corneal ulcer, or ulcerative keratitis, is an inflammatory or more seriously, infective condition of the cornea involving ...
*  Herpes simplex keratitis
Herpetic simplex keratitis, also known as herpetic keratoconjunctivitis and herpesviral keratitis, is a form of keratitis ... Keratitis caused by HSV is the most common cause of cornea-derived blindness in developed nations. Therefore, HSV infections ... Stromal keratitis manifests as a disc-shaped area of corneal edema. Longstanding corneal edema leads to permanent scarring and ... Patients with epithelial keratitis complain of foreign-body sensation, light sensitivity, redness and blurred vision. Focal or ...
*  Acanthamoeba
... keratitis cases in the past, when were managed by atropine given as an adjuvant therapy without anti-parasitic ... The fear was that contact lens wearers who used their solution were at higher risk of acanthamoebic keratitis than contact lens ... When present in the eye, Acanthamoeba strains can cause acanthamoebic keratitis, which may lead to corneal ulcers or even ... Diseases caused by Acanthamoeba include keratitis and granulomatous amoebic encephalitis (GAE). The latter is often but not ...
*  Keratitis
Acute epithelial keratitis Nummular keratitis Interstitial keratitis Disciform keratitis Neurotrophic keratitis Mucous plaque ... Superficial punctate keratitis Ulcerative keratitis Exposure keratitis (also known as exposure keratopathy)- due to dryness of ... Fungal keratitis (cf. Fusarium, causing an outbreak of keratitis in 2005-2006 through the possible vector of Bausch & Lomb ReNu ... Chronic superficial keratitis, or pannus, for the disease in dogs Thygeson's superficial punctate keratopathy Keratitis Tang A ...
*  Interstitial keratitis
Keratitis means corneal inflammation. Acutely or at the early sign includes painful, photophobic, red and watery eye. This is ... Interstitial keratitis (IK) is corneal scarring due to chronic inflammation of the corneal stroma. Interstitial means space ... "Keratitis, Interstitial" emedicine Dec 07 Dr Khairul Nazri Mohammad (Articles' Author), Waterford General Hospital, IRELAND ... A positive VDRL of Treponema pallidum immobilization test confirms diagnosis of luetic(syphilitic) interstitial keratitis The ...
*  Nummular keratitis
Disciform keratitis occurs in 50% of individuals with Nummular keratitis, but Nummular keratitis always precedes Disciform ... Nummular keratitis is a feature of viral keratoconjunctivitis. It is a common feature of adenoviral keratoconjunctivitis (an ... keratitis. Lubricating eye drops Topical dilute steroid drops in tapering doses (debatable, see: Adenoviral ...
*  Acanthamoeba keratitis
... is a rare disease in which amoebae invade the cornea of the eye. It may result in permanent visual ... A study in Austria found over the course of the testing, a total of 154 cases of Acanthamoeba keratitis. The age of the ... Acanthamoeba keratitis - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Picture reference of the life cycle of Acanthamoeba. ... Polymerase chain reaction can also be used to confirm a diagnosis of Acanthamoeba keratitis, especially when contact lenses are ...
*  Neurotrophic keratitis
... of cases of keratitis due to herpes zoster virus[3]. The diagnosis, and particularly the treatment of neurotrophic keratitis ... Neurotrophic keratitis. Eye 17 (2003) 989-995. [2] Sacchetti M, Lambiase A, Diagnosis and management of neurotrophic keratitis ... has recently been approved in Europe in an eye drop formulation for neurotrophic keratitis. Keratitis Cornea Rare disease [1] ... Neurotrophic keratitis (NK) is a degenerative disease of the cornea caused by damage of the trigeminal nerve[1], which results ...
*  Diffuse lamellar keratitis
"Diffuse Lamellar Keratitis (DLK) -". Refractivesource.com. Retrieved 2013-01-10. "DLK - Diffuse Lamellar Keratitis". LASIK ... Diffuse lamellar keratitis (DLK) is a sterile inflammation of the cornea which may occur after refractive surgery, such as ... Keratitis can also occur after photorefractive keratectomy (PRK), although because it occurs in the setting of infection, it is ... Smith, R.; Maloney, R. K. (1998). "Diffuse lamellar keratitis a new syndrome in lamellar refractive surgery". Ophthalmology. ...
*  Chronic superficial keratitis
... is most commonly seen in German Shepherd Dogs, but it is also found in Belgian Tervurens, ... Chronic superficial keratitis (CSK), also known as pannus or Uberreiter's disease, is an inflammatory condition of the cornea ... Chavkin M, Roberts S, Salman M, Severin G, Scholten N (1994). "Risk factors for development of chronic superficial keratitis in ... Uveal cyst Meibomian cyst Stanley R (1988). "Superficial stromal keratitis in the dog". Aust. Vet. J. 65 (10): 321-3. doi: ...
*  Ceratitis
... lunata Munro Ceratitis marriotti Munro Ceratitis mlimaensis De Meyer Ceratitis morstatti Bezzi Ceratitis nana Munro ... Ceratitis ditissima (Munro) Ceratitis edwardsi (Munro) Ceratitis hamata De Meyer Ceratitis munroi De Meyer Ceratitis punctata ( ... Ceratitis silvestrii Bezzi Ceratitis simi Munro Ceratitis stictica Bezzi Ceratitis striatella (Munro) Ceratitis sucini De Meyer ... Ceratitis dumeti Munro Ceratitis epixantha (Hering) Ceratitis grahami Munro Ceratitis guttiformis Munro Ceratitis hancocki De ...
*  Keratitis-ichthyosis-deafness syndrome
... (also known as "Erythrokeratodermia progressiva Burns," "Ichthyosiform erythroderma, ...
*  Ceratitis flexuosa
"Ceratitis flexuosa - Overview - Encyclopedia of Life". Encyclopedia of Life. Retrieved 2016-01-17. "Ceratitis flexuosa - ... Ceratitis flexuosa is a species from the kingdom Animalia, family Tephritidae. This is a genus of Tephritid or fruit flies. " ...
*  Ceratitis aliena
"Ceratitis aliena - Overview - Encyclopedia of Life". Encyclopedia of Life. Retrieved 2016-01-27. GBIF. "Ceratitis aliena (Bezzi ... Ceratitis aliena is a species from the kingdom Animalia, family Tephritidae. This is a genus of Tephritid or fruit flies. " ...
*  Ceratitis ovalis
... is a genus of Tephritid or fruit flies in the family Tephritidae. "Ceratitis ovalis - Details - Encyclopedia ... "Global Species : Ceratitis ovalis". www.globalspecies.org. Retrieved 2016-01-16. ...
*  Ceratitis grahami
"Ceratitis grahami Munro, 1935 - Checklist View". www.gbif.org. Retrieved 2016-01-16. "Ceratitis grahami - Details - ... Ceratitis grahami is a species from the kingdom Animalia, family Tephritidae. This is a genus of Tephritid or fruit flies. " ...
*  Ceratitis penicillata
... is a species of fruit fly from the family Tephritidae. "Ceratitis penicillata - Overview - Encyclopedia ... "BioKIDS - Kids' Inquiry of Diverse Species, Ceratitis: CLASSIFICATION". www.biokids.umich.edu. Retrieved 2016-01-18. ...
*  Ceratitis capitata
... , the Mediterranean fruit fly, or medfly for short, is a species of fruit fly capable of causing extensive ... "Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann) (Insecta: Diptera: Tephritidae)". University of Hawaii. "Crop Knowledge ... The Geographic Distribution Map of Ceratitis capitata (Updated December 2013). This updated map provides information on the ... Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann), reveals insights into the biology and adaptive evolution of a highly invasive pest species". ...
*  Ceratitis podocarpi
... is found in almost all South African countries like Ethiopia, Kenya, South Africa. "ADW: Ceratitis ... "Ceratitis podocarpi - ZipcodeZoo". zipcodezoo.com. Retrieved 2016-01-19. "Ceratitis podocarpi - Overview - Encyclopedia of Life ... Ceratitis podocarpi is a species of fruit flies in the family Tephritidae. It is a pest of various cultivated species of ...
*  Ceratitis rosa
May 2013). "Cryptic diversity and gene flow among three African agricultural pests: Ceratitis rosa, Ceratitis fasciventris and ... May 2013). "Cryptic diversity and gene flow among three African agricultural pests: Ceratitis rosa, Ceratitis fasciventris and ... Leslie J. Douglas; David S. Haymer (2001). "Ribosomal ITS1 polymorphisms in Ceratitis capitata and Ceratitis rosa (Diptera: ... Ceratitis rosa and Ceratitis fasciventris (Diptera: Tephritidae)". Molecular Ecology. 13 (3): 683-695. doi:10.1046/j.1365-294x. ...
*  Microwave burn
keratitis). For the near field 2.45 GHz frequency, the minimum power density to cause cataracts in rabbits was found to be 150 ... anterior segment keratitis or iritis). Cataracts were observed at several workers exposed to radiofrequency radiation, but in ...