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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.
Cellular hypersensitivity to uveal pigment confirmed by leucocyte migration tests in sympathetic ophthalmitis and the Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndrome.
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.