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    • Cell populations and adhesion molecules expression in conjunctiva before and after bone marrow transplantation 

      Rojas, B.; Cuhna, R.; Zafirakis, P.; Ramirez, J. M.; Lizan-garciia, M.; Zhao, T.; Foster, C. S. (Elsevier B.V., 2005-09-01)
      We were interested to analyse the composition of the cellular infiltrate and adhesion molecules expression in the conjunctiva before and at least one hundred days after autologous and allogenic bone marrow transplantation ...

    • Effects of Topical Human Amniotic Fluid and Human Serum in a Mouse Model of Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca 

      Quinto, Guilherme G. [UNIFESP]; Camacho, Walter; Castro-Combs, Juan; Li, Li; Martins, Suy Anne R.; Wittmann, Priscila; Campos, Mauro [UNIFESP]; Behrens, Ashley (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012-04-01)
      Purpose: To compare the effects of topical human amniotic fluid (HAF), topical human serum (HS), and topical artificial tears in a mouse model of dry eye.Methods: Thirty C57BL/6 mice were divided into 3 treatment groups: ...

    • Minor Salivary Gland Transplantation for Severe Dry Eyes 

      Wakamatsu, Tais Hitomi [UNIFESP]; Pires Ponce Sant'Anna, Ana Estela Besteti [UNIFESP]; Cristovam, Priscila Cardoso [UNIFESP]; Ferreira Alves, Venancio Avancini; Wakamatsu, Alda [UNIFESP]; Pereira Gomes, Jose Alvaro [UNIFESP] (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2017)
      Dry eye is a multifactorial disease comprising a wide spectrum of ocular surface alterations and symptoms of discomfort. In most patients with aqueous-deficient dry eye, pharmaceutical tear substitutes are used to control ...

    • Staining Patterns in Dry Eye Syndrome: Rose Bengal Versus Lissamine Green 

      Machado, Leonardo Martins [UNIFESP]; Castro, Rosane S.; Fontes, Bruno Machado [UNIFESP] (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009-08-01)
      Purpose: To evaluate and compare conical staining patterns of lissamine green (LG) versus rose bengal (RB) in patients with dry eye syndrome. Secondary objectives included addressing patient's comfort after instillation ...

    • Stevens-Johnson syndrome: The role of an ophthalmologist 

      Jain, Rajat; Sharma, Namrata; Basu, Sayan; Iyer, Geetha; Ueta, Mayumi; Sotozono, Chie; Kannabiran, Chitra; Rathi, Varsha M.; Gupta, Nidhi; Kinoshita, Shigeru; Gomes, Jose A. P. [UNIFESP]; Chodosh, James; Sangwan, Virender S. (Elsevier Science Inc, 2016)
      Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) is an acute blistering disease of the skin and mucous membranes. Acute SJS leads to the acute inflammation of the ocular surface and chronic conjunctivitis. If not properly treated, it causes ...

    • Use of Topical Cannabinomimetic Palmitoylethanolamide in Ocular Surface Disease Associated with Antiglaucoma Medications 

      Di Zazzo, Antonio; Roberti, Gloria; Mashaghi, Alireza; Abud, Tulio Batista [UNIFESP]; Pavese, Daniela; Bonini, Stefano (Mary Ann Liebert, Inc, 2017)
      Purpose: Chronic use of topical hypotensive therapies in glaucoma patients leads to chronic inflammation of the ocular surface, which decreases the success rate of long-term glaucoma management. The aim of this study is ...