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Related to membranous conjunctivitis: pseudomembranous conjunctivitis
a severe conjunctival inflammation caused by Corynebacterium diphtheriae and characterized by an infiltrating membrane, that on removal, leaves a raw surface.
Synonym(s): membranous conjunctivitis
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Acute conjunctivitis marked by a false membrane with or without infiltration.
See also: conjunctivitis
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