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Corneal Edema Summary

Description: An excessive amount of fluid in the cornea due to damage of the epithelium or endothelium causing decreased visual acuity.

Also Known As: Corneal Edemas; Edema, Corneal; Edemas, Corneal

Networked: 699 relevant articles (39 outcomes, 38 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Corneal Edema

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Ophthalmic Solutions (Eye Drops) : 4 outcomes 1 study in 7 results : IBA
  2. Steroids : 2 outcomes 1 study in 9 results : IBA
  3. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids) : 2 outcomes in 8 results : IBA
  4. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 2 outcomes in 4 results : IBA
  5. Riboflavin (Vitamin B2) : 2 outcomes in 3 results : FDA 8 Generic
  6. 1 Fuchs' endothelial Corneal dystrophy : 1 outcome 6 studies in 38 results : IBA
  7. Oxygen : 1 outcome 2 studies in 22 results : IBA
  8. Collagen : 1 outcome 1 study in 18 results : IBA
  9. Polymethyl Methacrylate (Sol) : 1 outcome 1 study in 12 results : IBA
  10. Silicones : 1 outcome 1 study in 12 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Corneal Edema

  1. Edema
  2. Cataract (Cataracts)
  3. Glaucoma
  4. Angle-Closure Glaucoma (Glaucoma, Angle Closure)
  5. Inflammation
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Key Therapies for Corneal Edema

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  1. Penetrating Keratoplasty : 4 outcomes 4 studies in 71 results
  2. Phacoemulsification : 4 outcomes 2 studies in 36 results
  3. Corneal Transplantation (Keratoplasty) : 3 outcomes 6 studies in 76 results
  4. Lasers (Laser) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 20 results
  5. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 2 outcomes in 11 results
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