Vaccinia keratitis: Introduction
Vaccinia keratitis: Vaccinia keratitis is an eye condition that occurs when the cornea is exposed to the smallpox virus. This exposure is most likely to occur when a person rubs their eyes after handling or bathing a recently vaccinated child. Symptoms may be severe and permanent damage to vision may result.
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causes, and treatments of Vaccinia keratitis is available below.
Symptoms of Vaccinia keratitis
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symptoms of Vaccinia keratitis
Treatments for Vaccinia keratitis
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Vaccinia keratitis: Complications
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Causes of Vaccinia keratitis
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Vaccinia keratitis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Vaccinia keratitis
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because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
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(it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal effect)...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to measure...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Vaccinia keratitis
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