Cytomegalovirus Retinitis

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Cytomegalovirus Retinitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Cytomegalovirus Retinitis" returned 160 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Sustained-release ganciclovir implant as prophylaxis for cytomegalovirus retinitis in a child undergoing bone marrow transplantation.
 

Author(s): I B Wong, S C Teoh, A E Yeoh, G Lingam

Journal: Eye (Lond). 2013 Jul;27(7):890-1.

 

Last Updated: 11 Jul 2013

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Comparison of treatment regimens for cytomegalovirus retinitis in patients with AIDS in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy.
 

Author(s): Douglas A Jabs, Alka Ahuja, Mark Van Natta, J P Dunn, Steven Yeh,

Journal: Ophthalmology. 2013 Jun;120(6):1262-70.

 

To describe the outcomes of different treatment approaches for cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART).

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2013

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Cytomegalovirus retinitis after intravitreal bevacizumab injection in an immunocompetent patient.
 

Author(s): So Hyun Bae, Tae Wan Kim, Hum Chung, Jang Won Heo

Journal: Korean J Ophthalmol. 2013 Feb;27(1):61-3.

 

We report a case of cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis after intravitreal bevacizumab injection. A 61-year-old woman with diabetic macular edema developed dense vitritis and necrotizing retinitis 3 weeks after intravitreal bevacizumab injection. A diagnostic vitrectomy was performed. ...

Last Updated: 1 Feb 2013

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The terms "Cytomegalovirus Retinitis" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Ocular complications after treatment with intravenous cidofovir for cytomegalovirus retinitis].
 

Author(s): J M Martínez de la Casa, M Matilla Rodero, A Castillo, J García Feijoó, J García Sánchez

Journal: Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol. 2001 Apr;76(4):213-20.

 

To describe the ocular changes observed in six patients treated with intravenous cidofovir for cytomegalovirus retinitis.

Last Updated: 7 May 2001

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Cytomegalovirus retinitis in patients with acquired immune deficiency syndrome.
 

Author(s): K G Au Eong, S Beatty, S J Charles

Journal: Postgrad Med J. 1999 Oct;75(888):585-90.

 

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis is the most common intra-ocular infection in patients with acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), and a leading cause of AIDS-related morbidity. Untreated CMV retinitis in AIDS patients is a progressive and potentially blinding disorder. The diagnosis ...

Last Updated: 20 Jan 2000

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[The treatment of cytomegalovirus retinitis in human immunodeficiency virus infection].
 

Author(s): E Rabadão, V Duque, A Meliço-Silvestre

Journal: Acta Med Port. ;12(4-6):203-7.

 

Most of the patients with immunodeficiency virus infection (75%-85%) are coinfected with cytomegalovirus. It is estimated that cytomegalovirus disease develops in 45% of them, mainly those presenting low CD4 cell counts (< 100/mm3). Retinitis is the most common manifestation of reactivated ...

Last Updated: 29 Sep 1999

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Topical Administration of 0.15% Ganciclovir Gel for CMV Anterior Uveitis / Endotheliitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cytomegalovirus Anterior Segment Infection; Anterior Uveitis; Endotheliitis

 

Last Updated: 9 Jan 2013

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Clinical Outcomes of Topical Ganciclovir Treatment in Cytomegalovirus Anterior Uveitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Anterior Uveitis

 

Last Updated: 5 Dec 2011

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