ophthalmia

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Related to gonococcal ophthalmia: ophthalmia neonatorum, neonatal ophthalmia
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Synonyms for ophthalmia

severe conjunctivitis

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A few cases of gonococcal ophthalmia were reported 1984, (4) but increasing numbers of cases have since been reported in Dar es Salaam and neighbouring regions, affecting people living in densely populated areas such as slums.
In 1930, he successfully treated gonococcal ophthalmia neonatorum with a crude extract of Penicillium notatum.