Use of an ophthalmic formulation of Megestrol acetate for the treatment of eosinophilic keratitis in cats

Fonte: Jean Stiles, Martin Coster Objective:To evaluate a compounded ophthalmic formulation of 0.5% megestrol acetate to treat eosinophilic keratitis in…

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Use of an ophthalmic formulation of Megestrol acetate for the treatment of eosinophilic keratitis in cats
(a) Eosinophilic keratitis is present throughout the right cornea. (b) The left cornea is similarly affected although to a lesser degree.(c, d) Three weeks after treating with topical 0.5% megestrol acetate q 8 h in both eyes, the lesions have resolved. Mild residual corneal vascularization is visible in the left eye (d)

Treatment of spontaneous chronic corneal epithelial defects with diamond burr debridement vs combination diamond burr debridement and superficial grid keratotomy

Fonte: Doris Wu, Sara M. Smith, Jessica M. Stine Objective: To evaluate the efficacy of diamond burr debridement (DBD) vs…

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Treatment of spontaneous chronic corneal epithelial defects with diamond burr debridement vs combination diamond burr debridement and superficial grid keratotomy
Appearance of a canine spontaneous chronic cornealepithelial defect (SCCED) following a DBD+SGK treatment. Note thevisible linear scratching of the corneal surface

Fibrin Glue in Corneas

Fonte: José Américo Bonatti, Samir Jacob Bechara, Marcelo Wesley Lopes, Fernando Betty, Pedro Carlos, Newton Kara-José Purpose: To report a…

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Fibrin Glue in Corneas
Fibrin Glue

Corneal cross-linking in 9 horses with ulcerative keratitis

Fonte: Anna Hellander-Edman, Karim Makdoumi, Jes Mortensen and Björn Ekesten Background: Corneal ulcers are one of the most common eye…

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Corneal cross-linking in 9 horses with ulcerative keratitis
Rejection of necrotic tissue during healing of the ulcer after 6 days in horse no. 5. The rejection process did not appear to cause discomfort for the patient.

Corneal collagen cross-linking (CXL) for the treatment of melting keratitis in cats and dogs

Fonte: Bernhard M. Spiess, Simon A. Pot, Marion Florin, and Farhad Hafezi UV-A/riboflavin cross-linking (CXL) of corneal collagen fibers is…

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Corneal collagen cross-linking (CXL) for the treatment of melting keratitis in cats and dogs
Pre and post-CXL-treatment photographs of the ocular adnexa and cornea of Cat (a to c) and Dog (d to f)