membranous conjunctivitis


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Related to membranous conjunctivitis: pseudomembranous conjunctivitis

diph·the·rit·ic con·junc·ti·vi·tis

a severe conjunctival inflammation caused by Corynebacterium diphtheriae and characterized by an infiltrating membrane, that on removal, leaves a raw surface.
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membranous conjunctivitis

Acute conjunctivitis marked by a false membrane with or without infiltration.
See also: conjunctivitis
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