conjunctival reaction

conjunctival reaction

Medical history
Calmette's reaction—An obsolete, imprecise, painful test for active tuberculosis, in which diluted tuberculin was instilled in the conjunctival sac.

Medspeak
(1) Allergic conjunctival reaction.
(2) Follicular conjunctival reaction.
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