keratoconjunctivitis

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inflammation of the cornea and conjunctiva

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A prospective, masked clinical trial of trifluridine, dexamethasone, and artificial tears in the treatment of epidemic keratoconjunctivitis.
They include epidemic keratoconjunctivitis, resulting in loss of visual acuity due to corneal affection and hemorrhagic conjunctivitis caused by enterovirus.
Specifically, AV types 4, 8, 19 and 37 have been shown to be related to epidemic keratoconjunctivitis (3).
Human adenoviruses are known to cause a variety of illnesses, including cystitis, diarrhea, intussusception, meningoencephalitis, epidemic keratoconjunctivitis, and encephalitis (1).
OB) (the "Company"), said that it has received positive initial results from the animal trials of its drug candidates for the treatment of epidemic keratoconjunctivitis (EKC), a severe viral infection of the eye.