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Post-Ebola Uveitis

From http://www.aao.org/newsroom/news-releases/detail/american-academy-of-ophthalmology-issues-statement-6:

“The medical community has appreciated that the Ebola virus can remain viable in some body fluids for an extended period of time after the initial onset of the disease,” said Russell N. 234 more words

Victor L. Perez, MD

Title: Physician, Professor of Ophthalmology
Company: Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
Location: Miami, FL United States
Notable Member 92 more words

Health Care

American doctor declared free of Ebola finds the virus in his eye months later

American doctor Ian Crozier was treated for Ebola in Atlanta last year and declared free of the virus in his blood. But he had no way of knowing it still lurked in his eye. 514 more words


Ophthalmology Update March 2015

The latest Opthalmology Update March 2015  as just been added to the Current Updates page of the site.

Subsections include

  • Cataract/Refractive
  • Cornea
  • Diabetic Retinopathy/Macular Edema…
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I is for Inflammation

About 12 years ago, I started seeing floaters in my eyes.  At times, it looked like black rain against a blue sky. Other times, it looked like a gray Maine Coon was sitting just to the right of my field of vision, and every time I looked up and down, it’s fluffy tail would swish across my lens, driving me to the point of  insanity (oh, look another “I”!) 301 more words

My Life

What is autoimmune disease in dogs and cats?

Immune systems include  specialized  organs like lymphatic tissue, bone marrow, tonsil and spleen which produce  materials such as antibodies (Ads) to fight with foreign materials like virus or bacteria. 296 more words

Pet Diseases