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*  Conjunctival concretion
Chronic conjunctivitis (e.g. trachoma) and aging factor are two causes of conjunctival concretion, which will make the ...
*  Trachoma
The Trachoma Atlas is an open-access resource on the geographical distribution of trachoma. It features maps that show the ... Most transmission of trachoma occurs within the family. McCallan in 1908 divided the clinical course of trachoma into 4 stages ... What is Trachoma? International Trachoma Initiative. Elizabeth Farrelly (16 November 2009). "A shamed nation turns a blind eye ... The WHO has set a target to eliminate trachoma as a public health problem by 2020. The International Coalition for Trachoma ...
*  International Trachoma Initiative
... (ITI) is a US-based non-profit organization committed to the elimination of blinding trachoma ... Without intervention, trachoma keeps families shackled within a cycle of poverty, as the disease and its long-term effects are ... Trachoma is a highly infectious eye disease caused by the bacterium Chlamydia trachomatis, which can be spread through contact ... Untreated, repeated trachoma infections result in a painful form of permanent blindness when the eyelids turn inward, causing ...
*  International Coalition for Trachoma Control
... and what needs to be done to achieve elimination of blinding trachoma by 2020. What is Trachoma? Trachoma is caused by the ... Task Force for Global Health The Trachoma Atlas International Coalition of Trachoma Control. ... The ICTC currently has about 20 members who are engaged in the effort to eliminate blinding trachoma by 2020. There are also a ... Untreated, repeated trachoma infections make the eyelashes turn inward, scratching the cornea. This causes excruciating pain. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Eye Disorders: Trachoma
International Trachoma Initiative (ITI) Includes information on trachoma, prevention, treatment, initiative and programs. ... Carter Center: Trachoma Control Program Provides information on this disease and the program being undertaken for its ... NHS Choices: Trachoma Provides information on this bacterial eye infection that can cause blindness. Includes details of ... MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Trachoma Features cause, symptoms, diagnosis, risk factors, prognosis, complications, ...
*  Chlamydia trachomatis
Ocular infections take the form of conjunctivitis or trachoma, both in adults and children. Trachoma is the primary source of ... Tang FF, Chang HL, Huang YT, Wang KC (June 1957). "Studies on the etiology of trachoma with special reference to isolation of ... C. trachomatis includes three human biovars: Serovars Ab, B, Ba, or C - cause trachoma: infection of the eyes, which can lead ... Tang FF, Huang YT, Chang HL, Wong KC (1958). "Further studies on the isolation of the trachoma virus". Acta Virol. 2 (3): 164- ...
*  The Task Force for Global Health
"International Trachoma Initiative ,". Trachoma.org. Retrieved 2016-12-17. "Home , Mectizan Donation Program". Mectizan.org. ... International Trachoma Initiative, Mectizan Donation Program, Neglected Tropical Diseases Support Center, Public Health ... organization is a major partner in the global effort to eliminate three neglected tropical diseases by 2025-blinding trachoma, ...
*  IMA World Health
"IMA World Health". Trachoma Coalition. Retrieved 5 August 2013. ...
*  Medical exclusion of immigrants
The following chalk markings were used: B=back; C= conjunctivitis; CT= trachoma; E= eyes; F= face; Ft= feet; G= goiter; H= ...
*  Rectal discharge
trachoma and lymphogranuloma venereum. Trachoma can cause an asymptomatic proctitis, but the symptoms of lymphogranuloma ...
*  Kalumburu, Western Australia
This community has been extensively studied and published in regards to the Aboriginal Health (e.g. Trachoma and Kidney disease ...
*  Trichiasis
Repeated cases of trachoma infection may cause trichiasis. Posterior misdirection of normal lashes most frequently affects ... Inferior punctate epitheliopathy Corneal ulceration Pannus Distichiasis Madarosis Trachoma Burton M, Habtamu E, Ho D, Gower EW ... 2015). "Interventions for trachoma trichiasis". Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 11: CD004008. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD004008.pub3. ... "Environmental sanitary interventions for preventing active trachoma". Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2: CD004003. doi:10.1002/ ...
*  Azithromycin
Burton M, Habtamu E, Ho D, Gower EW (2015). "Interventions for trachoma trichiasis". Cochrane Database Syst Rev (11): CD004008 ... gonorrhoeae Trachoma due to C. trachomatis Genital ulcer disease (chancroid) in men due to H. ducreyi In combination with ...
*  Ed Lewis (wrestler)
Lewis went blind from trachoma. He was destitute and relied on his wife and acquaintances to survive. He died in New York on ...
*  Dracunculiasis
... and trachoma". Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1136: 45-52. Bibcode:2008NYASA1136...45H. doi:10.1196/annals. ...
*  Science and Development Network
"Mapping trachoma to eliminate blindness". SciDev.Net. Retrieved 2016-02-23. SciDev.Net. "The hidden digital divide". SciDev.Net ... Mapping trachoma to eliminate blindness The hidden digital divide (nominated for the Kantar Information is Beautiful Awards ...
*  David Pendleton Oakerhater
Many suffered from trachoma and conjunctivitis. Their parents, whose lives had been disrupted by colonialism, warfare, forcible ...
*  Karl Wilhelm Ludwig Bruch
Sometimes referred to as trachoma glands. "Bruch's membrane": Innermost layer of the choroid. Antiquarian Booksellers ...
*  Jeremiah Twa-Twa
Agaba, Grace (17 October 2006). "Kids To Get Free Trachoma Treatment". New Vision (Kampala). Archived from the original on 18 ...
*  1957 in science
Tang, F. F.; Chang, H. L.; Huang, Y. T.; Wang, K. C. (June 1957). "Studies on the etiology of trachoma with special reference ... Tang, F. F.; Huang, Y. T.; Chang, H. L.; Wong, K. C. (1957). "Isolation of trachoma virus in chick embryo". Journal of Hygiene ...
*  Arjun Dass Grover
He carried out extensive research on trachoma. His work on Molluscum Contagiosum was acknowledged in the famous Ophthalmology ...
*  Timeline of Rambhadracharya
March 24:Eyes got infected by trachoma. 1953 Composed his first piece of poetry-in Awadhi (a dialect of Hindi). June:Had a near ...
*  Entropion
When entropion occurs in both eyes, this is known as "bilateral entropion." Repeated cases of trachoma infection may cause ... Spasm An eye infection called trachoma is still common in North Africa and South Asia and this can cause scarring of the inner ... "Environmental sanitary interventions for preventing active trachoma". Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2: CD004003. doi:10.1002/ ...
*  Said bin Taimur
His conservative policies became the reason Oman had an infant mortality rate of 75%. Trachoma, venereal disease and ...
*  List of Chinese discoveries
Isolation of trachoma virus in chick embryo. J Hyg Epidemiol Microbiol Immunol. 1957;1(2):109-20 Ji Qiang; Ji Shu-an (1996). " ... Further studies on the isolation of the trachoma virus. Acta Virol. 1958 Jul-Sep;2(3):164-70; TANG FF, CHANG HL, HUANG YT, WANG ... Studies on the etiology of trachoma with special reference to isolation of the virus in chick embryo. Chin Med J. 1957 Jun;75(6 ...