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76 Possible Causes for Chorioretinitis, Progressive Loss of Vision, Protozoan Infection

  • Toxoplasmosis

    Butcher x Published: August 2, 2012 Figures Citation: Denkers EY, Schneider AG, Cohen SB, Butcher BA (2012) Phagocyte Responses to Protozoan Infection and How Toxoplasma gondii[doi.org] We report the first SS-OCT images of an acute case of toxoplasmosis chorioretinitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If the central structures of the retina are involved there will be a progressive loss of vision that can lead to blindness.[web.archive.org]

  • Congenital Toxoplasmosis

    Toxoplasma gondii is a protozoan parasite infecting up to one third of the world's population.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In congenital cases, ocular toxoplasmosis often presents as a focal whitish fluffy lesion in the retina adjacent to an inactive chorioretinal scar.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If the central structures of the retina are involved there will be a progressive loss of vision that can lead to blindness.[cdc.gov]

  • Retinitis

    Cytomegalovirus: Biology and Infection . 2nd edn. Plenum, New York. [ Links ] 13. Klemola E & Kaariainen L (1965).[scielo.br] Chorioretinitis due to cytomegalovirus (disorder) Chorioretinitis, both eyes Choroiditis Choroiditis, both eyes CMV chorioretinitis Cytomegaloviral retinitis Cytomegalovirus[icd9data.com] A loss of side vision, or tunnel vision, is also common as RP progresses.[retinaspecialistsnw.com]

  • Disseminated Toxoplasmosis

    Butcher x Published: August 2, 2012 Figures Citation: Denkers EY, Schneider AG, Cohen SB, Butcher BA (2012) Phagocyte Responses to Protozoan Infection and How Toxoplasma gondii[doi.org] See also separate Chorioretinal Inflammation article.[patient.info] If the central structures of the retina are involved there will be a progressive loss of vision that can lead to blindness.[cdc.gov]

  • Cytomegalovirus Retinitis

    Parasitic infections Ocular toxoplasmosis [ 1 ] Infection with the intracellular protozoan Toxoplasma gondii is the most frequent cause of infectious retinitis in immunocompetent[patient.info] It shows the need for more consistent monitoring for chorioretinitis in infants with congenital CMV infection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Here, we report a case of CMV retinitis in a young immunocompetent male who presented with history of progressive loss of vision in both eyes despite receiving oral and intra-vitreal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Uveitis

    There are a number of causes, including: Infection, including viral, bacterial, protozoan, fungal, and tuberculosis, etc.[bumrungrad.com] The clinical records of patients with syphilis chorioretinitis were reviewed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This form is more difficult to treat, and is often associated with progressive loss of vision.[bausch.com]

  • Chorioretinitis

    DISCUSSION Toxoplasma gondii is an obligate intracellular protozoan parasite [ 5 ]. Neurotoxoplasmosis in HIV-infected children is associated with a low CD4 count ( 6 ].[academic.oup.com] ) Retinitis and chorioretinitis retinochoroiditis Chorioretinitis, Choroid retinitis edit English chorioretinitis inflammation of the choroid Chorioretinitis (& photoretinitis[wikidata.org] Symptoms may include the presence of: Floating black spots Blurred vision Progressive loss of vision Pain or redness in the eye Sensitivity to light Excessive tearing Impaired[retinaandvitreous.com]

  • Syphilitic Chorioretinitis

    […] unresponsive to treatment for suspected viral, fungal, or protozoan causes.[hivinsite.ucsf.edu] The clinical presentations of ocular syphilitic chorioretinitis include uveitis, optic neuritis, and nonnecrotizing retinitis.[aao.org] CASE REPORT A 24-year-old male presented to the emergency department (ED) with five days of acute painless progressive bilateral loss of vision without photophobia, discharge[westjem.com]

  • Acanthamoeba Keratitis

    Parasitic Parasitic Diseases Amebiasis Protozoan Infections Eye Infections Ophthalmic Solutions Biguanides Polihexanide Propamidine Dibrompropamidine Pharmaceutical Solutions[clinicaltrials.gov] […] cysts in the cornea in 4 eyes, whereas it failed to demonstrate amebic cysts or trophozoites in the posterior segment of all eyes studied and unexpectedly revealed chronic chorioretinal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Acanthamoeba keratitis is a painful and progressive infection of the cornea that can result in loss of vision.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Trichomonal Cystitis

    Indexing Annotation English : protozoan infect; /drug ther: consider also ANTITRICHOMONAL AGENTS See Related English : Antitrichomonal Agents History Note English : TRICHOMONAS[decs.bvs.br] Hutchinson’s triad (A50.53) A50.30 Late congenital syphilitic oculopathy, unspecified A50.31 Late congenital syphilitic interstitial keratitis A50.32 Late congenital syphilitic chorioretinitis[americanmedicalcoding.com] Loss Chronic Progressive 499 Vocal Cord Paralysis 500 Volume Excess 501 Vulvar Cancer 502 Vulvovaginitis Bacterial 504 Vulvovaginitis Trichomonas 505 Weakness Gradual Onset[books.google.com]

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