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Trachoma is an infectious eye disease, and the leading cause of the world's infectious blindness. Globally, 84 million people suffer from active infection and nearly 8 million people are visually impaired as a result of this...
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Includes information on trachoma, prevention, treatment, initiative and programs. Founded by Pfizer Inc and The Edna McConnell Clark Foundation.
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Trachoma is the world's leading cause of preventable blindness. 41 million people suffer from ... Those who are infected by trachoma do not instantly go blind. ...
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More about Trachoma: Causes and symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Prognosis Prevention Resources Trachoma Definition Trachoma, which is also called
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Features cause, symptoms, diagnosis, risk factors, prognosis, complications, prevention, and treatment. ... Trachoma is spread through direct contact with ...
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Trachoma is an infectious disease responsible, at present, for approximately 3 ... International efforts to eliminate trachoma as a blinding disease will be based ...
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Trachoma is an infection of the eyes that may result in blindness after repeated ... Trachoma spreads easily from person to person and is frequently passed from ...
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Overview: Trachoma is the leading infectious cause of ocular morbidity. ... Trachoma ... species C trachomatis causes trachoma and also genital infections ...
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trachoma ... Trachoma, an infection of the eye caused by Chlamydia trachomatis, ranks ... Map used with permission from the International Trachoma Initiative (ITI) ...
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Trachoma — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment and prevention of this devastating eye disease. ... Trachoma is the leading infectious cause of ...
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The Carter Center's Trachoma Control Program aids people in Ghana, Mali, Niger, Ethiopia, Sudan, and nigeria in trachoma control and trachoma prevention.
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Trachoma — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment and prevention of this devastating eye disease. ... Trachoma is the leading infectious cause ...
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Trachoma — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment and prevention of this devastating eye disease. ... Trachoma is the leading infectious cause ...
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Trachoma information including symptoms, diagnosis, misdiagnosis, treatment, causes, patient stories, videos, forums, prevention, and prognosis.
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ORBIS International, a non-profit humanitarian organization, teaches surgical techniques and treatment for trachoma in Ethiopia.
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Trachoma — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment and prevention of this devastating eye disease. ... Untreated trachoma can lead to blindness. ...
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Trachoma is a keratoconjunctivitis caused by ocular infection with Chlamydia trachomatis. ... Trachoma should stand on the brink of extinction thanks to a 1998 ...
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Trachoma is an infectious disease of the eye caused by the bacterium Chlamydia ... Trachoma strikes poor, rural communities -- mainly in Africa and Asia -- where ...
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Trachoma results from infections with certain nonsexually ... Trachoma usually ... Doctors suspect trachoma based on the appearance of the eyes and ...
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Trachoma is a chronic infection of the conjunctiva, the thin membrane that ... The trachoma infection is the leading cause of blindness in the world. ...
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