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Published by Excerpta Medica in [Amsterdam] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Trachoma -- Congresses.

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Includes bibliographies.

StatementEditor: Roger L. Nichols.
SeriesInternational congress series, no. 223
ContributionsNichols, Roger Loyd, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRE321 .T7
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 586 p.
Number of Pages586
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5325611M
LC Control Number72178425

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  Trachoma and Related Disorders Caused by Chlamydial Agents; Email alerts. Article Text. Article menu. Article Text; Article info; Citation Tools; Share; Responses; Article metrics; Alerts; PDF. Book Review. Trachoma and Related Disorders Caused by Chlamydial by: The British Journal of Ophthalmology [01 Aug , 56(8)] Type: book-review, Book Review. We know now that the trachoma agent is one of a complex spectrum of related agents; and scientists working with the agents of disease caused by related organisms have done much to further the insight into : Roger Loyd Nichols. Trachoma and related disorders caused by chlamydial agents. [Amsterdam] Excerpta Medica, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Roger L Nichols.

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With its long recorded history, its high global prevalence, and its potential for causing partial or total blindness, trachoma ranks as one of the major afflictions of humanity (Bietti, ; Jones, Cited by: 8.   Trachoma is an infectious disease caused by the Chlamydia trachomatis bacteria. Symptoms and signs include redness and irritation of the eyes with tearing. Trachoma is diagnosed by examining the eyes and eyelids. Treatment involves a single dose of azithromycin (Zithromax) or the use of topical tetracycline (Achromycin) ointment. Trachoma and Related Disorders Caused by Chlamydial Agents. (PMCID:PMC) Full Text Citations ; BioEntities ; Related Articles ; External Links ; Br J Ophthalmol. August; 56(8): PMCID: PMC Trachoma and Related Disorders Caused by Chlamydial Agents. The bacteria responsible for trachoma is Chlamydia are different types of Chlamydia A, B, Ba, and C cause blinding trachoma. Other types (D to K) are associated with sexually transmitted chlamydia infection.. Living conditions with poor sanitation, unclean water supply, and lack of regular face washing allow the bacteria to infect and re-infect eyes of.