Search for dissertations about: "conjunctivitis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 swedish dissertations containing the word conjunctivitis.

  1. 1. Chlamydial conjunctivitis : its diagnosis and therapy

    Author : Kristina Stenberg; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

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  2. 2. Tailored conjugates of N-acetylneuraminic acid and small molecules that block virus cell attachment and entry

    Author : Emil Johansson; Mikael Elofsson; Niklas Arnberg; Geert-Jan Boons; Umeå universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; N-acetylneuraminic acid; Neu5Ac; sialic acid; multivalency; Coxsackievirus A24v CVA24v ; Human adenovirus D37; D36; D26; HAdV-D37; HAdV-D26; HAdV-D36 ; 4-O-alkyl Neu5Ac; cryo-EM; branched pleconaril probes; conjunctivitis; organisk kemi; Organic Chemistry;

    Abstract : Viruses are obligate intracellular parasites, unable to replicate without exploiting machinery andmaterials from host cells. Pandemics of viral diseases have had large impacts on human socieities and are continued threats to global health. READ MORE

  3. 3. Immunological and inflammatory mechanisms in ocular allergy with special reference to vernal keratoconjunctivitis : clinical and experimental studies

    Author : Per Montan; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : allergic conjunctivitis; allergen challenge; atopy; conjunctival biopsy; eosinophils; ECP; IgE; immunohistochemistry; inflammation; interleukins; T-cells; tears; vernal keratoconjunctivitis;

    Abstract : Ocular allergy encompasses a wide range of conditions, most of which implicate IgE in the pathogenesis. In contrast to the benign nature of seasonal allergic conjunctivitis (SAC), the less common chronic eye diseases vernal and atopic keratoconjunctivitis (VKC and AKC) are severe and debilitating disorders. READ MORE

  4. 4. Studies on inflammation in atopic keratoconjunctivitis

    Author : Emma Nivenius; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : allergy;

    Abstract : Atopic keratoconjunctivitis (AKC) is an ocular inflammatory condition associated with atopic dermatitis. AKC is classified as ocular allergy but with features quite different from common seasonal allergic conjunctivitis. The clinical picture includes eyelid eczema, blepharitis, conjunctivitis, and some degree of keratitis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Changes in prevalence of asthma and allergy in Swedish school children over almost three decades and factors reducing risk of allergy

    Author : Anna Hicke-Roberts; Göteborgs universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; allergi; barn; epidemiologi; riskfaktorer; skyddande faktorer;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT Background: Asthma and allergy are one of the most common chronic diseases among children. The prevalence of allergic diseases increased dramatically during the last decades of the twentieth century. The reason behind this increase is still not fully understood. READ MORE