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6,269 Possible Causes for Corneal Infiltrate, Free-Living Ameba Infection, Pediatric Disorder

  • Lecithin Acyltransferase Deficiency

    ; Fluid; Electrolyte and Acid-Base Disorders in Children; Diseases of the Kidney and Urinary Tract in Children; Dialysis in Children; and Kidney Transplantation in Children[books.google.com] A 20-year-old male of Indian extraction presented with visual impairment principally due to bilateral diffuse punctate corneal infiltration, with peripheral ring opacities[tandfonline.com] New to this edition, "Pediatric Nephrology" addresses renal pathologies that usually present in childhood and covers topics such as Maturation of Kidney Structure and Function[books.google.com]

    Missing: Free-Living Ameba Infection
  • Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis

    Clinicians: CDC no longer provides miltefosine for treatment of free-living ameba infections. Miltefosine is now commercially available.[cdc.gov] Infect Disord Drug Targets. 2007 Sep. 7(3):266-80. [Medline]. Park SY, Glaser C, Murray WJ, et al.[emedicine.medscape.com] amebae. 11 Although miltefosine has recently been used to successfully treat patients with other free-living amebae infections, 14 , 15 our patient is the first to be successfully[pediatrics.aappublications.org]

    Missing: Corneal Infiltrate
  • Acanthamoeba Keratitis

    Epidemiology of free-living ameba infections. J Protozool 1990;37(4):25S-33S. van Flink F et al.[webeye.ophth.uiowa.edu] It typically presents as a unilateral central or paracentral corneal infiltrate, often with a ring-shaped peripheral infiltrate.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This infection is caused by a microscopic, free-living ameba (single-celled living organism) called Acanthamoeba.[cdc.gov]

    Missing: Pediatric Disorder
  • Adenovirus Infection

    Corneal infiltrates are very rare.[eyerounds.org] infiltrates develop, or corneal erosions are evident.[eyerounds.org] While some argue that this is on a spectrum with simple follicular conjunctivitis, most clinicians use the term EKC when pseudomembranes are present, supeithelial corneal[eyerounds.org]

    Missing: Free-Living Ameba Infection
  • Keratitis

    Source : AAO Acanthamoeba keratitis Causes This infection is caused by a microscopic, free-living ameba (single-celled living organism) called Acanthamoeba.[provisu.ch] Adenoviral conjunctivitis may lead to subepithelial corneal infiltrates as a late complication.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He had undergone a corneal tear repair on that eye 15 days prior to the onset of keratitis. The infiltrations were along the sutured corneal tear tracts.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Pediatric Disorder
  • Leukemia

    […] oncologist at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center.[theguardian.com] The eye may show nodular or diffuse lesions, corneal edema, neovascularization, ulcerative keratitis, anterior chamber hemorrhage, uveitis, tumor cell infiltration and iris[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Leukemia is the most common form of pediatric cancer. It affects approximately 3,250 children each year in the US, accounting for about 30 percent of childhood cancers.[childrensnational.org]

    Missing: Free-Living Ameba Infection
  • Cryopyrin-Associated Periodic Syndrome

    Author information 1 a Division of Pediatric Rheumatology, Reference Center for Autoinflammatory Disorders CEREMAI, Bicêtre Hospital, University of Paris SUD, Le Kremlin Bicêtre[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Because of the severity of the flares — which included pericarditis in 1 patient, corneal infiltrates in 3 patients, and uveitis in 2 patients — and the significance of the[doi.org] Reference Centre for Autoinflammatory Disorders CEREMAI, Bicêtre Hospital, University of Paris SUD, Paris, France. 5 Translational Autoinflammatory Disease Section, NIAMS[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Free-Living Ameba Infection
  • Lattice Corneal Dystrophy Type 1

    Diagnosis of a Corneal Dystrophy in the Pediatric Patient Diagnosing corneal dystrophies in the pediatric patient remains a challenge.[journals.lww.com] These deposits indicate a recurrent disease within the donor tissue, and we believe this reflects an infiltration of the grafts by genetically abnormal host corneal fibroblasts[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Corneal erosions may occur in the absence of stromal infiltrates. Systemic Features: No systemic disease is found in LCD1 (as opposed to LCD type II).[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu]

    Missing: Free-Living Ameba Infection
  • Mucopolysaccharidosis

    The mucopolysaccharidoses: a heterogeneous group of disorders with variable pediatric presentations. J Pediatr. 2004 May;144(5 Suppl):S27-34. Review.[ghr.nlm.nih.gov] Regardless of phenotype, all patients had various degrees of infiltrated facies, short stature, dysostosis multiplex, joint contractures, and corneal opacity typical of the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Adv Pediatr 33:269–302, 1986. PubMed Google Scholar 17. Muenzer J: The mucopolysaccharidoses: a heterogeneous group of disorders with variable pediatric presentations.[link.springer.com]

    Missing: Free-Living Ameba Infection
  • Neonatal Meningitis

    Infection with free-living amebas is an infrequent but often life-threatening human illness, even in immunocompetent individuals.[emedicine.com] See Progress in Pediatric Neurology II , 1994;pp423-424, for further review of neurologic sequelae of bacterial meningitis.[pediatricneurologybriefs.com] Health Maintenance Age: Newborn To Learn More To view pediatric review articles on this topic from the past year check PubMed.[pediatriceducation.org]

    Missing: Corneal Infiltrate