chemosis


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edema of the mucous membrane of the eyeball and eyelid lining

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External signs include chemosis, external ophthalmoplegia, increased resistance to retropulsion, orbital ecchymosis, proptosis, and subconjunctival hemorrhage.
Mucoid discharge was present OS, along with mild chemosis and conjunctival hyperemia.
9,11-13) Sympathomimetics stimulate adrenergic receptors causing capillary constriction and decrease blood flow, thereby reducing hyperaemia, chemosis and eyelid swelling.
Tearing, redness, and chemosis can result due to prolonged corneal exposure.
Itching, redness, chemosis, mucus discharge, and eyelid swelling were assessed at 7, 15, and 20 minutes.
The most commonly presenting clinical symptoms and signs of orbital Echinococcosis are: nonpulsatile, nontender exophthalmos (as in our cases), visual disturbances, papilledema, diplopia, chemosis, eyelid edema, conjunctivitis and hypopyon.
Eyelid edema, conjunctival injection, and chemosis also occurred frequently as well as lagophtalmos (inability to close the eyelids) (see Table 1).
Papilledema, proptosis, ocular chemosis, cranial nerve III, IV & VI involvement, and focal neurological deficits may be present as symptoms.
Additional adverse events reported with other formulations of gatifloxacin ophthalmic solution include chemosis, conjunctival hemorrhage, dry eye, eye discharge, eyelid edema, headache, increased lacrimation, keratitis, papillary conjunctivitis, and reduced visual acuity.
She presented with a history of nasal obstruction and epistaxis with subsequent tenderness, facial anesthesia involving cranial nerve V2, red eye, proptosis, diplopia, and conjunctival chemosis.
An incident was reported where a child presented with severe proptosis and chemosis, resulting in a sharp decline in vision and a relative afferent pupillary defect.
Additionally, 50 birds showed severe keratoconjunctivitis (Fig 3) with serous to purulent conjunctival exudate, chemosis, and variable degrees of corneal edema.
Five years later, in 2006, he sought an opinion for progressive prominence of his right eye, with upper and lower eyelid swelling, accompanied by conjunctival chemosis and low-grade proptosis.
The suggestion by the authors that sub-Tenon's block has a 'substantially lower risk of major complications' is not supported by the evidence of an association with complications such as chemosis in 39.