Neonatal chlamydial conjunctivitis

Known as: Chlamydial Conjunctivitis, Trachoma, Inclusion Conjunctivitis 
Inflammation of the conjunctiva in a newborn due to Chlamydia trachomatis which was acquired during labor and delivery.
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2012
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2012
www.thelancet.com Vol 379 January 14, 2012 103 of the fi nal treatment. In Gebre and colleagues’ study, although nine of 12… (More)
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2006
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2006
Lipid droplets (LDs) are ubiquitous but poorly understood neutral-lipid-rich eukaryotic organelles that may participate in… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Trachoma, caused by repeated ocular infection with Chlamydia trachomatis, is an important cause of blindness. Current… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Eye-seeking flies have received much attention as possible trachoma vectors, but this remains unproved. We aimed to… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND Antibiotics are an important part of WHO's strategy to eliminate trachoma as a blinding disease by 2020. At present… (More)
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2003
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2003
PURPOSE Trachoma is the leading cause of infectious blindness worldwide. Control strategies target antibiotic therapy to… (More)
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1997
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1997
Tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-alpha) may play a central role in the disease pathogenesis which occurs as a consequence of… (More)
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1988
1988
Chlamydia trachomatis (Ct) was isolated from eyes of 33 out of 160 infants with neonatal conjunctivitis. In nineteen (58%) of the… (More)
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1986
1986
Maternal chlamydial antibodies were determined in cord sera of 41 infants who developed neonatal chlamydial conjunctivitis and… (More)
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1985
1985
Conjunctival and nasopharyngeal cultures for Chlamydia trachomatis were obtained from infants 30 days of age or younger with… (More)
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