conjunctivitis


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Synonyms for conjunctivitis

inflammation of the conjunctiva of the eye

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'I received a call directly from Datuk Seri Najib who obviously did not sound well, and he informed me that he is suspected of having infectious conjunctivitis in both eyes,' said Shafee.
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On August 31, 2017, a 3-day-old infant was given a diagnosis of unilateral conjunctivitis caused by Neisseria meningitidis.
Topical steroids are considered as the mainstay of treatment for severe allergic conjunctivitis. However, steroids are associated with rise in intraocular pressure (IOP) with subsequent glaucoma, cataract formation and increased susceptibility to microbial infections.
About the causes of the pink eye or Conjunctivitis, he said that three main types of conjunctivitis are infectious, allergic and chemical.
Dogs with conjunctivitis usually have a discharge from their eye and this can be clear and watery or thick and greeny/yellow in colour.
The results obtained in our present study might help explain the ethnobotanical importance of the screened plant species for the treatment of conjunctivitis.
Residents of Virgin Gorda are urged to practice good hygiene to minimise the spread of conjunctivitis as thirty four cases of the infection have been recorded on the island.
"Keratitis, conjunctivitis, and keratoconus as well as cataracts in patients younger than 50 years occurred more frequently in patients with AD and in a disease severity-dependent manner," concluded the authors, who wrote that as far as they know, this is the largest study conducted to date of ocular disorders in adults with AD.
Background: Viral conjunctivitis are the most frequent infections in ophthalmology clinics.
The main causes include infective conjunctivitis, allergic conjunctivitis and a condition called 'dry eye' where the body does not produce enough tears.
Allergic conjunctivitis refers mainly to the type 1 hypersensitivity reactions involving conjunctiva.
Accordingly, as part of our active surveillance for MD at TGH, we identified a newborn with meningococcal conjunctivitis and sepsis.