Ophthalmia Neonatorum

Known as: conjunctivitis neonatal, neonatorum ophthalmia, Ophthalmia neonatorum NOS 
Inflammation of the conjunctiva in a newborn due to chemical or infectious causes. Aseptic conjunctivitis is often related to the use of prophylactic… (More)
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2014
2014
203 In 1874, the incidence of ophthalmia neonatorum in the maternity hospital in Leipzig, Germany, where Dr. Carl Siegmund Franz… (More)
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2011
Review
2011
OBJECTIVE Conjunctivitis during neonatal period occurs in 1-12% of all babies. Ophthalmia neonatorum is an acute muco-purulent… (More)
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2011
2011
PURPOSE To evaluate the efficacy of povidone iodine solution 2.5% and tetracycline ointment 1% in prevention of ophthalmia… (More)
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE To measure the frequency of ophthalmia neonatorum among all babies born in MCH Center, PIMS (Pakistan Institute of… (More)
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2003
2003
AIMS To investigate if a second drop of 2.5% povidone-iodine ophthalmic solution placed within the first postnatal day would… (More)
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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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1990
1990
Neisseria cinerea is an organism that has only recently been implicated as a human pathogen. In this case, N. cinerea was… (More)
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1987
1987
Silver nitrate prophylaxis against ophthalmia neonatorum due to Neissera Gonorrhoeae was introduced by Crédé in 1884, when he… (More)
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1987
1987
Ninety consecutively seen babies with eye discharge in the first three weeks of life were examined. Four babies had "sticky eyes… (More)
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1977
1977
An unselected sample of 142 pregnant women had a single cervical culture for C trachomatis at 36 to 40 weeks' gestation. Of these… (More)
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