Ophthalmia

Eye disease, especially eye infections

Ophthalmia

Ophthalmia (also called ophthalmitis) is inflammation of the eye. It is a medical sign which may be indicative of various conditions, including sympathetic ophthalmia (inflammation of both eyes following trauma to one eye), gonococcal ophthalmia, trachoma or `Egyptian` ophthalmia, ophthalmia neonatorum (a conjunctivitis of the newborn due to eit.....
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ophthalmia

(of-thal´me-ә) severe inflammation of the eye or of the conjunctiva or deeper structures of the eye.
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ophthalmia

[n] - severe conjunctivitis
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Ophthalmia

• (n.) An inflammation of the membranes or coats of the eye or of the eyeball.
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ophthalmia

ophthalmitis noun severe conjunctivitis
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Ophthalmia

Oph·thal'mi·a (ŏf*thăl'mĭ*ȧ) noun [ French ophthalmie , Latin ophthalmia , from Greek 'ofqalmi`a , from 'ofqalmo`s the eye, akin to English optic . See Optic .] (Medicine) An inflammation of the membranes or coats of...
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Ophthalmia

Ophthalmia is an inflammation of the eye. Ophthalmia neonatorum is an acute inflammation of a baby's eyes at birth caused by gonorrhoea caught from the mother.
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Ophthalmia

Ophthalmia: Inflammation of the eye. Also known as ophthalmitis.
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Ophthalmia

Severe eye inflammation, including conjunctivitis, iritis, severe hay fever, etc.
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Ophthalmia

severe inflammation of the eyes
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ophthalmia

Type: Term Pronunciation: of-thal′mē-ă Definitions: 1. Severe, often purulent, conjunctivitis. 2. Inflammation of the deeper structures of the eye.
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