conjunctivitis

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con·junc·ti·vi·tis

 (kən-jŭngk′tə-vī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the conjunctiva, characterized by redness and often accompanied by a discharge.

conjunctivitis

(kənˌdʒʌŋktɪˈvaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the conjunctiva

con•junc•ti•vi•tis

(kənˌdʒʌŋk təˈvaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the conjunctiva.
[1825–35]

conjunctivitis

inflammation of the conjunctiva.
See also: Eyes

conjunctivitis

Inflammation of the transparent surface of the eye (conjunctiva).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.conjunctivitis - inflammation of the conjunctiva of the eyeconjunctivitis - inflammation of the conjunctiva of the eye
ophthalmia, ophthalmitis - severe conjunctivitis
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations
zánět spojivek
Konjunktivitis
sidekalvontulehdus
kötőhártyagyulladás

conjunctivitis

[kənˌdʒʌŋktɪˈvaɪtɪs] Nconjuntivitis f

conjunctivitis

[kənˌdʒʌŋktɪˈvaɪtɪs] nconjonctivite f

conjunctivitis

n (Med) → Bindehautentzündung f, → Konjunktivitis f (spec)

conjunctivitis

[kənˌdʒʌŋktɪˈvaɪtɪs] n (Med) → congiuntivite f

con·junc·ti·vi·tis

n. conjuntivitis, infl. de la conjuntiva;
allergic ______ alérgica;
catarrhal ______ catarral;
chronic ______ crónica;
___ acute, contagious___ aguda contagiosa;
epidemic ______ epidémica;
follicular ______ folicular;
hemorrhagic ______ hemorrágica;
infantile purulent ______ infantil purulenta;
vernal ______ vernal;
viral ______ viral.

conjunctivitis

n conjuntivitis f
References in periodicals archive ?
The most common condition associated with plasminogen deficiency is ligneous conjunctivitis, which is characterized by thick, woody (ligneous) growths on the conjunctiva of the eye, and if left untreated, can lead to corneal damage and blindness.
Immunohistologic findings and results of treatment with cyclosporine in ligneous conjunctivitis.
It should be kept in mind that plasminogen deficiency may also be present in cases with occlusive hydrocephaly and especially in newborns with the diagnosis of ligneous conjunctivitis and with familial history of ligneous conjunctivitis.
The differential diagnosis includes vocal fold polyps and ligneous conjunctivitis, and it is important to note that amyloid may occur in association with multiple myeloma, small cell carcinoma, and medullary thyroid carcinoma.
The most common condition associated with plasminogen deficiency is ligneous conjunctivitis, which if left untreated can lead to corneal damage and blindness.
While ligneous conjunctivitis is the best characterized lesion of plasminogen deficiency, hypoplasminogenemia is a multiorgan disease that can also affect the ears, sinuses, tracheobronchial tree, genitourinary tract, and gingiva.