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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Complications of laparoscopy in the Trendelenburg position, such as an increase in intracranial pressure as well as brain, corneal, and conjunctival edema or nerve damage, are known to exist.
After the second dose of rituximab was administered, improvements were observed in the soft tissue findings of eyelid edema, hyperemia, conjunctival edema, hyperemia, and caruncular edema.
Five animals exhibited severe lacrimation, irritation and eyelid lacertion, 12 had corneal rupture, 18 animals had lacrimation with conjunctival edema, 82 animals exhibited lacrimation with corneal opacity, 84 animals exhibited only lacrimation, 108 animals died without exhibiting any symptoms but both the eyes were infected.