Gonococcal Ophthalmia Neonatorum

Known as: Gonococcal Conjunctivitis, Neonatorum gonococcal conjunctivitis, Gonococcal ophthalmia 
Acute conjunctival inflammation in the newborn, usually caused by maternal gonococcal infection. The causative agent is NEISSERIA GONORRHOEAE. The… (More)

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1936-2017
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2015
2015
The use of silver nitrate as prophylaxis for neonatal ophthalmia was instituted in the late 1800s to prevent the devastating… (More)
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2013
2013
QUESTION In my office I occasionally see neonates with conjunctivitis. What are the current recommendations for ocular… (More)
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2011
2011
The recommendations for the 2010 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines in… (More)
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1992
1992
Between June 1985 and December 1988, 58 cases of gonococcal ophthalmia neonatorum were admitted to the neonatal unit at the… (More)
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1988
1988
Two hundred nineteen neonates with gonococcal ophthalmia neonatorum, including 40 infected with penicillinase-producing strains… (More)
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1986
1986
We conducted a randomized clinical trial comparing a single intramuscular dose of 125 mg of ceftriaxone with a single… (More)
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1986
1986
In a Nairobi hospital where ocular prophylaxis against ophthalmia neonatorum has been discontinued, 1,019 women were screened for… (More)
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1986
1986
Among 149 consecutive infants with ophthalmia neonatorum in Nairobi, Neisseria gonorrhoeae was recovered from 43%, Chlamydia… (More)
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1984
1984
During a period when silver nitrate prophylaxis against ophthalmia neonatorum was discontinued in the maternity ward of the… (More)
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1975
1975
Gonococcal opthalmia (proved by cultures) occurred in 11 infants delivered at the Jewish Hospital and Medical Center of Brookly… (More)
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