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
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Topical steroids are considered as the mainstay of treatment for severe allergic conjunctivitis. However, steroids are associated with rise in intraocular pressure (IOP) with subsequent glaucoma, cataract formation and increased susceptibility to microbial infections.
for prescription-only Zerviate (cetirizine ophthalmic solution) 0.24% for the treatment of ocular itching associated with allergic conjunctivitis.
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The main reasons for referral were errors of refraction (41.8%), cataract (14.9%), and allergic conjunctivitis (13.9%), while cases of chalazion and squint constituted 5.4% and 4.4%, respectively.
About 80% of dogs with atopic dermatitis have signs of allergic conjunctivitis, some more obvious than others.
Infants prescribed acid-suppressing medication also showed higher rates of asthma, allergic conjunctivitis, and urticaria during childhood.
Following antibiotic prescription the adjusted hazard ratios were 2.09 for asthma, 1.75 for allergic rhinitis, 1.51 for anaphylaxis, and 1.42 for allergic conjunctivitis.
The facility can accommodate about 100 patients per day, covering a wide range of services including the most common eye problems found in adults like cataracts, dysfunctional tear syndrome/dry eye disease, and allergic conjunctivitis. At the same time, children and teens were treated for error of refraction, conjunctivitis, and astigmatism.
The fourth child had allergic bronchitis, another two - allergic conjunctivitis.
Sublingual immunotherapy for treating allergic conjunctivitis (Review).