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Disease ⇒ Dry eye syndrom {40000166}

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Type:
Disease
Definition:
Dry eye syndrom
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Initialisation date:
2019-06-23
Other Terms:
Keratoconjunctivitis sicca , DES

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MedDra ID:
10013774
MedDra Level:
pt
ICD:[  ]
Category:
Ophtalmology
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Mechanism:[  ]

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  • [1.4
    - Proteobacteria, Firmicutes/Bacteroidetes ratio, and genus Lactobacillus, Alistipes, Prevotella, Paraprevotella, and Helicobacter to be significantly associated with dry eye severity.
  • [1.5
    - Microbial communities in dry eye disease are distinct and remain distinct even with daily saline eye wash.
    - In dry eye disease, increased microbial diversity is a hallmark of disease.