ophthalmia


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Related to ophthalmia: ophthalmia neonatorum, purulent ophthalmia, neonatal ophthalmia
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Synonyms for ophthalmia

severe conjunctivitis

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He was admitted to the hospital for presumed ophthalmia neonatorum.
Sympathetic ophthalmia occurs when vision is lost in one eye through injury or multiple surgeries, and the body's overactive immune system attacks the remaining healthy eye.
The Sole right of supply is now possessed by Aurizon, as per the binding agreement, along with development and operation of infrastructure required for its Marillana and Ophthalmia mines under long term agreements to be negotiated for the life of the mine.
In 1930, he successfully treated gonococcal ophthalmia neonatorum with a crude extract of Penicillium notatum.
For example, two of the leading causes of blindness and visual impairment in the United States in the early 1900s were ophthalmia neonatorum and trachoma.
When Erythromycin Ophthalmic Ointment was in short supply in 2009, the CDC recommended the use of another brand of gentamicin ophthalmic ointment that contains preservatives, as an alternative treatment for the prophylaxis of ophthalmia neonatorum.
Evidence suggests that the application of topical ocular medications reduces blindness caused by gonococcal ophthalmia neonatorum and also "protects infants from ocular infection caused by Chlamydia trachomatis1.
Erythromycin ophthalmic ointment is a macrolide antibiotic routinely used in neonates for prevention of ophthalmia neonatorum, a form of bacterial conjunctivitis that may be contracted by newborns during delivery.
5%), which is a macrolide antibiotic routinely used in neonates for prophylaxis of ophthalmia neonatorum, a form of bacterial conjunctivitis that may be contracted by newborns during delivery.
Erythromycin ophthalmic ointment is approved for prophylaxis of ophthalmia neonatorum, a form of bacterial conjunctivitis that may be contracted by newborns during delivery.
Erythromycin ophthalmic ointment is a macrolide antibiotic routinely used in neonates for prophylaxis of ophthalmia neonatorum, a form of bacterial conjunctivitis that may be contracted by newborns during delivery.
Delivered via intravitreal injection, the ophthalmic indications for TRIVARIS([TM]) include sympathetic ophthalmia, temporal arteritis, uveitis, and ocular inflammatory conditions unresponsive to topical corticosteroids.
Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") approved TRIESENCE(TM) injectable triamcinolone suspension for visualization of the vitreous during vitrectomy and treatment of sympathetic ophthalmia, temporal arteritis, uveitis, and ocular inflammatory conditions that are unresponsive to topical corticosteroids.
HUENENBERG, Switzerland -- Alcon (NYSE:ACL) announced today that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved TRIESENCE[TM] (triamcinolone acetonide injectable suspension) 40 mg/mL, a preservative-free synthetic corticosteroid for visualization during vitrectomy and treatment of sympathetic ophthalmia, temporal arteritis, uveitis, and ocular inflammatory conditions unresponsive to topical corticosteroids.
NIU is an isolated disease or associated with systemic illnesses including Behcet's disease, granulomastosis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, sarcoidosis, or sympathetic ophthalmia.