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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However, epithelial staining and PE were observed more in KC cases accompanied by allergic conjunctivitis.
Patient bodys allergies to pollen, cosmetics, animals or fabrics often bring on allergic conjunctivitis amd irritants like air pollution, noxious fumes and chlorine in swimming pools may produce the chemical form, he added.
The American Academy of Ophthalmology's 2012 evidence-based guideline recommends treating allergic conjunctivitis with topical antihistamines (Level A-1 evidence, defined as important evidence supported by at least one RCT or a meta-analysis) and using topical mast cell stabilizers if the condition is recurrent.
Allergic conjunctivitis "is not just itching; that's the symptom," Dr.
The allergic conjunctivitis market is marked by the presence of a number of unmet needs in current treatments.
Mediators in VKC: The plethora of mediators and cytokines in VKC compared to controls, seasonal allergic conjunctivitis and giant papillary conjunctivitis provides a new perspective on the complex inflammatory processes occurring on the ocular surface in this chronic disease.
Although it frequently occurs, allergic conjunctivitis is most commonly seen in areas with high seasonal allergens.
Specialists told Gulf News the most common allergies this time of the year are allergic rhinitis (hay fever), allergic conjunctivitis and allergic asthma.
People who are sensitive to these allergens experience seasonal allergic conjunctivitis, the most common type of eye allergy.
Our work was initiated to study clinical effect of "Eyecrol" in therapy of allergic conjunctivitis in oil and gas facility workmen and residents of the region.
The report provides an in-depth analysis of the key therapeutic indications of ophthalmology, namely glaucoma, allergic conjunctivitis, Dry Eye Syndrome (DES), Diabetic Macular Edema (DME), and Wet Age Macular Degeneration (Wet-AMD).
The second type would be allergic conjunctivitis which happens if you come into contact with an allergen - it's a bit like hayfever but affecting the eyes.