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Management of ligneous conjunctivitis in a child with plasminogen deficiency.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21625933     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
CONCLUSION: Since surgical excision of the conjunctival pseudomembranes alone in patients with LC does not protect from recurrences, the perioperative administration of FFP, both systemically and topically improves the outcome. Furthermore, the long-term application of topical FFP preparations seems to prevent recurrences and has a protective effect on the vision of these patients.
Authors:
Helen Pergantou; Dimitra Likaki; Maria Fotopoulou; Olga Katsarou; Panagiota Xafaki; Helen Platokouki
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2011-05-31
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of pediatrics     Volume:  170     ISSN:  1432-1076     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Pediatr.     Publication Date:  2011 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-09-19     Completed Date:  2012-03-19     Revised Date:  2014-07-30    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7603873     Medline TA:  Eur J Pediatr     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1333-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Administration, Ophthalmic
Blood Coagulation Disorders / therapy
Child, Preschool
Conjunctivitis / surgery,  therapy*
Electrocoagulation
Female
Fibrinolytic Agents*
Follow-Up Studies
Humans
Infusions, Intravenous
Plasma*
Plasminogen / deficiency*
Recurrence / prevention & control
Time Factors
Treatment Outcome
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Fibrinolytic Agents; 9001-91-6/Plasminogen

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