Dexamethasone/Povidone-Iodine Effective for Conjunctivitis Dexamethasone/Povidone-Iodine Effective for Conjunctivitis

The experimental combination led to clinical resolution and viral eradication in a randomized, controlled phase 2 trial.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ophthalmology News Source Type: news

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Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
ConclusionLeaves of AIL and its active constituent (Sub-Fr.2) promoted wound healing and reduced scar formation effectively, this efficacy might be exerted by accelerating macrophages phenotypes transition and inhibiting TGF-β1 and α-SMA expression.Graphical abstract
Source: Journal of Ethnopharmacology - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
Clinical&Experimental Ophthalmology,Volume 0, Issue ja, -Not available-.
Source: Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology - Category: Opthalmology Authors: Source Type: research
Colonisation with Panton-Valentine Leukocidin expressing strains of Staphylococcus aureus (PVL  + SA) is characterised by recurrent skin and soft tissue infections. While periorbital and orbital infections are com...
Source: BMC Infectious Diseases - Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Tags: Research article Source Type: research
Source: American Journal of Ophthalmology - Category: Opthalmology Authors: Tags: Abstract department Source Type: research
We present a 54-year-old man who began 11 days before consultation with an upper respiratory tract infection, fever, and painful blisters on the face and arms, receiving treatment with antivirals and antibiotics unsuccessfully. Clinically he had bilateral conjunctivitis, vesicles, blisters, some with purulent exudate, flattened and necrotic center, plaques with erythematous and raised edges affecting face, neck, ears, chest, and upper limbs.
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
Rosacea is a chronic and inflammatory disease with prevalence rates up to 10%. It is classified as erythematotelangiectatic, papulopustular, phymatous and ocular. Although it is considered a cutaneous disease, ocular rosacea occurs in 58 to 72% of cases, leading to dry eye, blepharitis, and conjunctivitis. Eye impairment may precede skin signs in 20% of the cases. Ocular rosacea is often underdiagnosed, since eye signs and symptoms may be subtle and nonspecific, being hard for dermatologists and ophthalmologists to establish the diagnosis and not always remember about the entity.
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
Authors: Raimann R, Moya R, Anguita R, Kobus R, Pérez M, Gonzalez P Abstract Ligneous conjunctivitis is an uncommon and recurrent type of chronic conjunctivitis. A prevalent cause of this disease is a Plasminogen deficiency, resulting from recessive mutations in the human encoding plasminogen (PLG) gene. This deficiency affects the conjunctiva and also other mucous membranes. Only few hundred cases have been reported in the literature. Here we report a case of a 9-year-old boy with diagnosis of ligneous conjunctivitis. Histopathological examination in hematoxylin-eosin (HE) staining and sequencing of PLG gen...
Source: Ophthalmic Genetics - Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmic Genet Source Type: research
Background: Cryptococcosis is considered as an important mycozoonosis of global significance mainly affecting immunodeficient patients. Cryptococcus s.p are opportunistic pathogen that commonly found in companion animals, farm animals, birds, and also wild animals which can be easily transmitted to animal and/or human through inhalation of spores, wounds contamination in immunocompromised individual and causing a lethal secondary local or systemic infection. Chlamydiae are obligate intracellular pathogens which can causes local chronic infection such as conjunctivitis, pneumonia and sexually transmitted diseases.
Source: International Journal of Infectious Diseases - Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Tags: UMP. 830 Source Type: research
British Journal of Pharmacology,Volume 0, Issue ja, -Not available-.
Source: British Journal of Pharmacology - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: Source Type: research
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