Bitot spots


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Bi·tot spots

n., pl. Bitot, manchas de, pequeñas manchas grises triangulares que aparecen en la conjuntiva y se asocian a la deficiencia de vitamina A.
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Xerophthalmia was defined as the occurrence of Bitot spots, specific active corneal lesions, or nightblindness.
Seventeen percent of the individuals in the rural north had Bitot spots whereas this symptom was detected in 6% of the children living in Brazzaville and 2% of those living in Kouilou (Table 3).