granular conjunctivitis


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tra·cho·ma·tous con·junc·ti·vi·tis

a chronic infection of the conjunctiva due to Chlamydia trachomatis, characterized by conjunctival follicles and subsequent cicatrization.
See also: trachoma.
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tra·cho·ma·tous con·junc·ti·vi·tis

(tră-kō'mă-tŭs kŏn-jŭngk'ti-vī'tis)
A chronic infection of the conjunctiva due to Chlamydia trachomatis, characterized by conjunctival follicles and subsequent cicatrization.
See also: trachoma
Synonym(s): granular conjunctivitis.
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granular conjunctivitis

Acute contagious inflammatory conjunctivitis with granular elevations on the lids that ulcerate and scar.
See also: conjunctivitis
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