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Synonyms for ophthalmitis

severe conjunctivitis

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The diagnosis was sympathetic ophthalmitis after all infective and inflammatory causes were excluded.
Rarely, these species cause important clinical diseases such as bacteremia, sepsis, meningitis, pneumonia, empyema, ophthalmitis, osteomyelitis, endocarditis, soft tissue infection, and intravascular catheter-acquired sepsis.
True (A) or false (B)--click on the correct answer: Sympathetic ophthalmitis is a condition where a penetrating injury or intra-ocular surgery to one eye predisposes the other to vision loss.
Sympathetic ophthalmitis is a rare bilateral cause of blindness.
5,6) Corneal ulceration and perforation, iridocyclitis, anterior synechiae, and panophthalmitis from untreated gonococcal ophthalmitis may result in permanent vision loss and blindness.