atopic keratoconjunctivitis

a·top·ic ker·a·to·con·junc·ti·vi·tis

a chronic papillary inflammation of the conjunctiva and cornea in a patient with a history of atopy.

a·top·ic ker·at·o·con·junc·ti·vi·tis

(ā-top'ik ker'ă-tō-kŏn-jŭngk'ti-vī'tis)
A chronic papillary inflammation of the conjunctiva showing Trantas dots in a patient with a history of hypersensitivity.
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To that end, two Phase II clinical trials, in the inflammatory-mediated eye disorder Atopic Keratoconjunctivitis, or AKC, and in the skin inflammatory disease Bullous Pemphigoid, are anticipated to begin in the first half of 2018.
There are several more severe, although rare, forms of allergy, such as atopic keratoconjunctivitis (AK) and vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VK).
Atopic keratoconjunctivitis usually occurs in adults who are highly sensitive to allergens and is associated with asthma, rhinitis, skin rashes or food allergies.
Atopic keratoconjunctivitis usually occurs in adults who are highly sensitive to allergens associated with asthma, rhinitis, skin rashes or food allergies.
This disorder can be divided into several categories: seasonal allergic conjunctivitis, perennial allergic conjunctivitis, vernal keratoconjunctivitis and atopic keratoconjunctivitis.
ATOPIC KERATOCONJUNCTIVITIS OCULAR ALLERGY PERENNIAL ALLERGIC CONJUNCTIVITIS SEASONAL ALLERGIC CONJUNCTIVITIS VERNAL KERATOCONJUNCTIVITIS
The relationship between Staphylococcus aureus and atopic keratoconjunctivitis.