conjunctiva

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Objective: Clinical findings such as pallor of the conjunctivae, nail beds, lips, oral mucosa and palmar creases have been used by physicians in the diagnosis of anaemia.
The sclera and conjunctivae were injected bilaterally.
Transmission may also occur when contaminated excreta contacts broken skin, is introduced onto the conjunctivae, or, possibly, ingested in contaminated food or water.
Bacterial conjunctivitis is a common ocular surface microbial infection characterized by inflammation of the conjunctivae, which are the mucous membranes covering the whites of the eyes and the inner side of the eyelids.
through the respiratory mucosa, conjunctivae, gastrointestinal tract, or abraded skin) (1,2).