chemosis

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Noun1.chemosis - edema of the mucous membrane of the eyeball and eyelid lining
dropsy, edema, hydrops, oedema - swelling from excessive accumulation of watery fluid in cells, tissues, or serous cavities
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Ocular changes such as exophthalmia, eyelid retraction, conjunctival oedema, ocular irritation, abnormal ocular motility, diplopia, and sometimes visual abnormalities and loss, occur in a large number of patients.
29) The initial symptoms of rhinocerebral mucormycosis may be eye pain, facial pain or facial numbness followed by onset of conjunctival oedema, blurred vision and soft tissue swelling.
Results: Evident conjunctival oedema, palpebral oedema, conjunctival hyperaemia, and lacrimarion were observed in Group 1.