keratoconjunctivitis

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ker·a·to·con·junc·ti·vi·tis

 (kĕr′ə-tō-kən-jŭngk′tə-vī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the cornea and conjunctiva.
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Noun1.keratoconjunctivitis - inflammation of the cornea and conjunctiva
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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Keratoconjunctivitis

ker·a·to·con·junc·ti·vi·tis

n. queratoconjuntivitis, infl. de la córnea y la conjuntiva.
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Harry was affected by keratoconjunctivitis sicca, commonly known as Dry Eye.
The company is also planning to assess its proprietary nanomicellar voclosporin ophthalmic solution (VOS) for the treatment of keratoconjunctivitis sicca or dry eye syndrome (DES).
Additionally, Aurinia announced plans to evaluate its proprietary nanomicellar voclosporin ophthalmic solution for the treatment of keratoconjunctivitis sicca or dry eye syndrome.
Keratoconjunctivitis sicca, better known as 'dry eye syndrome' or 'dry eye disease', is a common condition that occurs when the eyes don't make enough tears, or the tears evaporate too quickly.
who compared tolerability of these dyes in patients and characteristics of ocular surface staining in keratoconjunctivitis sicca (39).
Histology of the lacrimal gland in keratoconjunctivitis sicca.
1% fluromethalone eye drops on keratoconjunctivitis sicca (dry eye disease).
Keratoconjunctivitis sicca and primary Sjogren's syndrome in a Danish population aged 30-60 years.
1,4] Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (dry eye syndrome) is one of the most common ocular manifestations described in RA.
West Highland terriers, as they get older, are prone to keratoconjunctivitis sicca, commonly known as "dry-eye".
They are mostly prescribed as an adjunctive therapy for qualitative and quantitative film abnormalities, such as keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS) (GRAHN & STOREY, 0004; DEWS, 0007; RIBEIRO et al.
The diagnostic criteria for SS were reformulated in 2012 by The Sjogren's International Collaborative Clinical Alliance (SICCA) and presence of two of the following articles was stated to be significant: 1) Positive serology [(anti-SSA and/or anti-SSB) or (positive rheumatoid factor and ANA (3) 1:320)], 2) Keratoconjunctivitis sicca, Focal lymphocytic sialadenitis on salivary gland biopsy (8).