Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca

Known as: Kerato conjunctivitis sicca, KCS, Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca [Disease/Finding] 
Drying and inflammation of the conjunctiva as a result of insufficient lacrimal secretion. When found in association with XEROSTOMIA and… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
The TFOS DEWS II Pathophysiology Subcommittee reviewed the mechanisms involved in the initiation and perpetuation of dry eye… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE To describe, apply, and test a new ocular grading system for assessing keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS) using lissamine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
This consensus document is intended to serve 3 functions. First, it standardizes the criteria for diagnosis of chronic graft… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To evaluate the effects of pharmacologic inhibition of aqueous tear production and desiccating environmental stress on… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the safety and efficacy of 2 dosages of cevimeline for the treatment of xerostomia and keratoconjunctivitis… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
UNLABELLED Salivary gland dysfunction has been described in patients undergoing radioiodine therapy but associated lacrimal gland… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE To compare epidermal growth factor (EGF) concentration in tear fluid and levels of inflammatory cytokines in the… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE To determine the association between patterns of inflammation in labial salivary glands (LSG) and the ocular component… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Thirty-six sequential cases of canine keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS) were treated with ophthalmic cyclosporine. The effects of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Determinations of tear film osmolarity were performed to evaluate their usefulness in diagnosing keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS… (More)
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