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Based on DPOAE results and histopathological findings, it was found that topical administration of 2% mercurochrome (0.1 mL) twice daily over 7 days leads to ototoxicity in rats with tympanic membrane perforation.
Topical administration of neuroprotectin D1 was also shown to attenuate inflammation and facilitate nerve regeneration after corneal damage in a rabbit model [96].
The line of thought that encouraged us to fuel the hypothesis that infiltrating EGF into the lesions would lead to an effective healing was the resultant of recombining different and disperse pieces of knowledge, including those supporting the fact that topical administration is not an ideal delivery route for chronic wounds.
Bilateral mydriasis in common buzzards (Buteo buteo) and little owls (Athene noctua) induced by concurrent topical administration of rocuronium bromide.
Visual acuity was measured in every case on the first post-operative day, after six weeks of surgery, 2 months and 6 months topical administration of betaxol and placebo eye drops.
(15) To justify the topical administration of tranexamic acid, an important question is whether fibrinolysis occurs at the aqueous or vascular side of the clot.
The current study shows that topical administration of MSCs could be effective for the treatment of inflammatory type of DES.
The results of the present study suggest that topical administration of NAC, when used in combination with eyelid hygiene, was at least as effective as a topical steroid-antibiotic combination in patients with meibomian gland dysfunction.
Citation: "Topical Administration of Allogeneic Mesenchymal Stem Cells Seeded in a Collagen Scaffold Augments Wound Healing and Increases Angiogenesis in the Diabetic Rabbit Ulcer"; A.
Topical administration of lidocaine, capsaicin, or anti-inflammatory agents and, on occasion, opioid analgesics may also be helpful.
Other potential therapies include warfarin 1 mg/day, intravenous immunoglobulin 2 g/kg divided monthly, bisphosphonates 10 mg/day, sodium thiosulfate 10 g three times a week to start plus topical administration of abatacept (Orencia) and extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy ( J.