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Feline eosinophilic keratitis is a chronic, proliferative inflammation of the cornea. Pathogenesis: The exact pathogenesis is still unknown, it may involve infection with FHV-1 (Feline herpesvirus-1). Clinical presentation: The disease is usually unilateral and appears more often in young and...

Author(s)
Eördögh, R.; Jambrich, K.
Publisher
NAKVI, Budapest, Hungary
Citation
Magyar Állatorvosok Lapja, 2017, 139, 2, pp 101-104
AbstractFull Text

Eosinophilic keratitis or proliferative keratoconjunctivitis is a chronic keratopathy that affects cats and horses. It is caused by a suspected immune mediated response to an unknown antigenic stimulus. A 5-year-old, spayed female, Domestic Short-haired cat was referred to the Ophthalmology Section ...

Author(s)
Pereira, F. Q.; Faganello, C. S.; Bercht, B. S.; Lacerda, L. A.; Pigatto, J. A. T.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Faculdade de Veterinária, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Citation
Acta Scientiae Veterinariae, 2009, 37, 4, pp 393-396
Abstract

The purpose of this case report is to describe the clinical course and cytologic findings, treatment, and outcome of eosinophilic keratoconjunctivitis in two rabbits. Ophthalmic examination revealed ocular discharge, dacryocystitis, blepharitis, conjunctivitis, white conjunctival and corneal ...

Author(s)
Grinninger, P.; Sanchez, R.; Kraijer-Huver, I. M. G.; Kitslaar, W. J. P.; Schoemaker, N. J.; Grinwis, G. C. M.; Boevé, M. H.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Ophthalmology, 2012, 15, 1, pp 59-65
Abstract

The eosinophilic/proliferative keratitis is a pathological disease specific to cats but is also present in horses. This disease is rather rare and it has been proposed to be a manifestation of the so-called eosinophilic diseases of the cat though it seems not necessarily correlated. The condition...

Author(s)
Simonazzi, B.
Publisher
Facoltà di Medicina Veterinaria,Università di Parma, Parma, Italy
Citation
Annali della Facoltà di Medicina Veterinaria, Università di Parma, 2004, 24, pp 143-150
Abstract

Fifty-four cases (67 eyes) of feline eosinophilic keratitis were reviewed. The most common breed affected was the American Domestic Shorthair. Typical clinical findings included vascularization and infiltration of the perilimbal cornea; gritty, white corneal plaques; inflammation of adjacent...

Author(s)
Morgan, R. V.; Abrams, K. L.; Kern, T. J.
Citation
Veterinary & Comparative Ophthalmology, 1996, 6, 2, pp 131-134
Abstract

The clinical features and treatment of 5 cases of an unusual type of chronic keratoconjunctivitis occuring specifically in the domestic cat are described. The disease is characterized by distinctive plaques of chronic inflammatory tissue on the corneal and conjunctival surfaces. Corneal biopsies...

Author(s)
Bedford, P. G. C.; Cotchin, E.
Citation
Journal of Small Animal Practice, 1983, 24, 2, pp 85-102

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