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keratoconjunctivitis

Definitions

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  • n. An inflammation of the cornea and the conjunctiva.

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  • n. inflammation of the cornea and conjunctiva

Etymologies

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kerato- +‎ conjunctivitis

Examples

  • Gentian violet, the most widely used colours concentrate in water colours, can cause skin discoloration, dermatitis, irritation of mucous membranes and lead to 'keratoconjunctivitis' and dark purple staining of cornea.

    Latest News Online - The Indian Express

  • Epidemic keratoconjunctivitis EKC is a highly contagious disease caused by the adenovirus family of viruses.

    New Eye Treatment: Drops to Pre-empt Pinkeye Outbreak

  • Almost two decades ago, I was studying the bacterium Moraxella bovis which causes keratoconjunctivitis in cattle when I discovered that if I stabbed through the agar to the bottom of the Petri dish, the bacterium would form very large flat colonies at the interface of the agar with the Petri dish.

    Moraxella bovis - The Panda's Thumb

  • The chapter entitled "Nanoviricides - A Novel Approach to Antiviral Therapeutics" provides an in-depth presentation of the NanoViricides platform technology, evidence for how nanoviricides are believed to act plus dramatic results of nanoviricides specifically targeting certain viral diseases, such as HIV and the ocular disease, epidemic keratoconjunctivitis EKC.

  • Pink eye (viral keratoconjunctivitis) is highly contagious, and some people with the condition must remain in isolation for up to two weeks.

    Medlogs - Recent stories

  • Viral keratoconjunctivitis, also known as pink eye, is a common, uncomfortable and highly contagious condition.

    EurekAlert! - Breaking News

  • April 16 (ANI): Researchers have been able to determine the part of viral keratoconjunctivitis which causes pink eye, making it possible to come up with a remedy for the problem in future.

    WN.com - Articles related to Finance needed for Asia chronic illness cost:experts

  • Based on Lux's proprietary next-generation calcineurin inhibitor, LX214 is targeted towards other chronic inflammatory diseases of the eye, most notably dry eye syndrome, blepharitis and atopic keratoconjunctivitis.

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  • NanoViricides, Inc. has reported in May, 2008, that its anti-EKC (epidemic keratoconjunctivitis) drug candidate exhibited excellent clinical improvement in an ophthalmic adenovirus infection animal model of this disease.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • Hens "lucky" enough to remain in their cages hover between life and death, their lungs infected and eyes plastered shut with keratoconjunctivitis lesions from living their whole lives in the ammonia fumes that sickened investigators in a few minutes.

    YubaNet.com

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