Keratomalacia

Common Name(s)

Keratomalacia

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Keratomalacia" returned 6 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Keratoplasty for keratomalacia in preschool children.
 

Author(s): R B Vajpayee, M Vanathi, R Tandon, N Sharma, J S Titiyal

Journal: Br J Ophthalmol. 2003 May;87(5):538-42.

 

To study the results of surgical management of keratomalacia in children.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Keratomalacia on a 'healthy diet'.
 

Author(s): J Olver

Journal: Br J Ophthalmol. 1986 May;70(5):357-60.

 

The case is described of a 39-year-old man with previously undiagnosed chronic schizophrenia and with bilateral keratomalacia secondary to his bizarre diet. He presented with a perforation of the right cornea which required an emergency penetrating keratoplasty. The difficulties of ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Role of vitamin A deficiency and protein-calorie malnutrition in keratomalacia and Bitot's spots (A clinicopathologic study).
 

Author(s): C V Raghuveer, A L Aurora, R K Puri, P Mathew

Journal: Indian J Ophthalmol. 1979 Jul;27(2):1-9.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The Effects of Biscuits Containing Red Palm Oil on School Children With Vitamin A Deficiency in West and East Malaysia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Vitamin A Deficiency in Children

 

Last Updated: 17 Aug 2017

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Effect Of A Biofortified Food Basket On Micronutrient Status And Immune And Cognitive Function Among Infants In India
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Vitamin A Deficiency; Iron Deficiency; Zinc Deficiency

 

Last Updated: 17 Jul 2018

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Sub Regional Micronutrient Survey in Ethiopia
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Iron-deficiency; Vitamin A Deficiency; Zinc Deficiency

 

Last Updated: 20 Jun 2018

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