Keratoconjunctivitis, Vernal

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

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2006
2006
PURPOSE To evaluate the specific allergic sensitization and epidemiological characteristics of vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC) is an allergic eye disease that especially affects young boys. The most common symptoms are… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Corticosteroids have been the only effective topically administered treatment for severe vernal keratoconjunctivitis… (More)
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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… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND A predominance of TH2 activity in chronic allergic diseases, such as vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC) and atopic… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND/AIMS Chemokines are a family of low molecular weight cytokines that attract and activate leucocytes. The CC chemokines… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND The objective of this study was to assess the ocular complications and visual loss among patients with severe vernal… (More)
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND Shield-shaped corneal ulcers and plaques are serious sight-threatening corneal manifestations of vernal… (More)
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1991
1991
In a placebo-controlled, double-masked clinical trial, the authors evaluated the effects of topical 2% cyclosporine on 20… (More)
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1989
1989
The type of corneal ectasia, the presence of breaks in Descemet's membrane, and the success with contact lens wear or penetrating… (More)
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