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Parasitic eye infection

MedGen UID:
8752
Concept ID:
C0015406
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Eye Infection, Parasitic; Eye Infections, Parasitic; Infection, Parasitic Eye; Infection, Parasitic Ocular; Infections, Parasitic Eye; Infections, Parasitic Ocular; Ocular Infection, Parasitic; Ocular Infections, Parasitic; Parasitic Eye Infection; Parasitic Eye Infections; Parasitic Ocular Infection; Parasitic Ocular Infections
SNOMED CT: Parasitic eye infection (312418006)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0020947

Definition

Mild to severe infections of the eye and its adjacent structures (adnexa) by adult or larval protozoan or metazoan parasites. [from MONDO]

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PubMed

Kaufman AR, Tu EY
Ocul Surf 2022 Jul;25:26-36. Epub 2022 Apr 22 doi: 10.1016/j.jtos.2022.04.003. PMID: 35462076
Shah PP, Stein RL, Perry HD
Cornea 2022 Aug 1;41(8):934-939. Epub 2021 Nov 3 doi: 10.1097/ICO.0000000000002911. PMID: 34743107
Lorenzo-Morales J, Khan NA, Walochnik J
Parasite 2015;22:10. Epub 2015 Feb 18 doi: 10.1051/parasite/2015010. PMID: 25687209Free PMC Article

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Diagnosis

Abbas G, Amla UF
J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 2016 Apr;26(4):329-30. PMID: 27097709

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