• infectious
  • There are various methods of amniotic graft preparations developed to make them efficient in surgical treatment and prevent the risk of transmission of infectious diseases. (omicsonline.org)
  • Topical
  • some of them also demonstrated meibomian gland dysfunction, symptoms of rosacea and decreased vision even though treatments of oral tetracycline, topical steroids and antibiotics had already been administered. (wdmac.com)
  • HSV dendritic keratitis: Both topical and oral antivirals are important elements of ocular herpes treatment. (wdmac.com)
  • Treatment consists of topical antimicrobial agents that may be supplemented by pupil-dilating agents, analgesics, corticosteroids, and systemic antimicrobials as needed. (bmj.com)
  • immune
  • Dendritic cells (DCs) are the key players involved in initiation of adaptive immune response by activating antigen-specific T cells. (jove.com)
  • This is known as immune-mediated stromal keratitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dendritic Cell Regulation of Immune Responses: a New Role for Interleukin 2 at the Intersection of Innate and Adaptive Immunity The EMBO Journal. (jove.com)
  • Pubmed ID: 12773371 Dendritic cells are professional antigen-presenting cells able to initiate innate and adaptive immune responses against invading pathogens. (jove.com)
  • Ocular
  • The purpose of this study was to investigate the safety and therapeutic effects of allogeneic feline adipose-derived mesenchymal stromal cells (fAd-MSCs) implanted subconjunctival around the ocular surface lesion in five cats with FEK refractory to current available treatments. (springer.com)
  • Ocular surface integrity was assessed before treatment and at 1, 3, 6 and 11 months after treatment. (springer.com)
  • Clinical
  • Limited clinical trial DATA exist to determine best treatment, as the incidence of this disease is low. (harvard.edu)
  • This paper presents the current clinical application of human amnion in the treatment of skin losses, such as burns to the face and Lyell's syndrome (toxic epidermal necrolysis). (omicsonline.org)
  • Migration
  • Dendritic cells (DCs) are present in the central avascular area of inflamed corneas, but the mechanisms of their migration to this location are poorly understood. (jove.com)
  • cells
  • In response to external stimuli dendritic cells undergo a complete genetic reprogramming that allows them to become, soon after activation, natural killer cell activators and subsequently T cell stimulators. (jove.com)
  • exposure
  • Risk factors for developing acanthmoeba keratitis include contact lens wear, use of homemade saline, exposure to contaminated water, and corneal trauma.Over 80% of cases are related to contact lens use. (harvard.edu)
  • vision
  • A 36-year-old female presented to the Emergency Treatment Center (ETC) of the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) with one day of right eye pain, photophobia and decreased vision. (eyerounds.org)