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Keratoconjunctivitis, Vernal

Known as: Keratoconjunctivitides, Vernal, Vernal Keratoconjunctivitides, Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis 
 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Background:  To detect the presence of multiple mediators and growth factors in tears of vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE To evaluate the specific allergic sensitization and epidemiological characteristics of vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE Eotaxin-1 and eotaxin-2 are potent eosinophil chemotactic and activating peptides that may be implicated in the… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
  • A. Leonardi
  • Progress in Retinal and Eye Research
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 10598253
Vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC) is a recurrent or chronic ocular allergic disease that affects mostly children and young adults… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Corticosteroids have been the only effective topically administered treatment for severe vernal keratoconjunctivitis… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Diseases affecting the cornea are a major cause of blindness worldwide, second only to cataract in overall importance. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
  • K. Tabbara
  • Canadian journal of ophthalmology. Journal…
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 20567195
BACKGROUND The objective of this study was to assess the ocular complications and visual loss among patients with severe vernal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Shield-shaped corneal ulcers and plaques are serious sight-threatening corneal manifestations of vernal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
In a placebo-controlled, double-masked clinical trial, the authors evaluated the effects of topical 2% cyclosporine on 20… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The type of corneal ectasia, the presence of breaks in Descemet's membrane, and the success with contact lens wear or penetrating… Expand
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