ophthalmic reaction


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Calmette's reaction

An obsolete, imprecise, painful test for active tuberculosis, in which diluted tuberculin was instilled in the conjunctival sac.
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ophthalmic reaction

Reaction of the eye following instillation into the eye of toxins of typhoid or tuberculosis. Synonym: oculoreaction
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