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Bitot's spotsFoamy white patches in the CONJUNCTIVA at the corners of the eyes, strongly suggestive of vitamin A deficiency. (Pierre Bitot, 1822–1888, French physician).
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Bitot's spots are superficial, foamy gray, triangular spots on the white of the eyeball.
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