Keratitis

Researchers have evaluated the safety and efficacy of topical recombinant human nerve growth factor ( rhNGF; Cenegermin; Oxervate ) for...


The FDA ( U.S. Food and Drug Administration ) has approved the first drug, Oxervate ( Cenegermin ), for the...


Neurotrophic keratitis / keratopathy ( NK ), a rare degenerative corneal disease, lacks effective pharmacologic therapies. Because NK pathology involves trigeminal...


Alkaptonuria ( AKU ) is a rare inherited metabolic disorder with severe premature spondyloarthropathy as a major manifestation. Although joint...


Corneal graft rejection is a major problem in chronic herpetic keratitis (HK ) patients with latent infection. A new...


Taking oral antiviral medications following infection with the herpes simplex virus may be associated with a reduced risk of recurring...


Fusarium is associated with an increasing number of cases of keratitis. Infections caused by fungi can be devastating to both the...