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Advances in Common Eye Infections

Edited by Shimon Rumelt

Faculty of Medicine, Bar Ilan University

This book is a new addition for a broad-spectrum library in ophthalmology and other specialties in medicine of "InTech." It addresses ocular infections. These infections may result in blindness if not correctly diagnosed and promptly treated. Therefore, it is essential to be fully aware and knowledgeable about the manifestations of these diseases, and this book covers some of the different aspects of them. The chapters were written by experts from around the globe and these reflect the importance of the subject. The book is aimed for ophthalmologists, residents in ophthalmology and infectious diseases, general practitioners, and researchers in hope to advance the knowledge for the benefit of the world habitants wherever they are.

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Advances in Common Eye InfectionsEdited by Shimon Rumelt

Published: December 7th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/60585

ISBN: 978-953-51-2810-6

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2809-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4142-6

Copyright year: 2016

Books open for chapter submissions

11159 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

10 Web of Science Citations

9 Dimensions Citations


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1. Overview of Common and Less Common Ocular Infections

By Shimon Rumelt


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2. Bacterial Endophthalmitis

By S. Malhotra, S. Sharma, N. J. K. Bhatia, C. Hans and P. Kumar


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3. Ocular Parasitic Infections – An Overview

By Nancy Malla and Kapil Goyal


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4. Acanthamoeba Keratitis: The Emerging Vision-Threatening Corneal Disease

By Lidia Chomicz, Jacek P. Szaflik, Marcin Padzik and Justyna Izdebska


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5. Eye Coinfections

By Carlos Alberto Pantoja-Meléndez, Victor M. Bautista-de Lucio, Mariana Ortiz-Casas, Jonathan Quevedo-Martínez and Herlinda Mejía-López


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6. The Risk of Infection in Dry Eye Syndrome Accompanying Primary Sjögren’s Syndrome

By Maria Maślińska and Brygida Kwiatkowska


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