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Ophthalmia neonatorum

Introduction: Ophthalmia neonatorum

Description of Ophthalmia neonatorum

Ophthalmia neonatorum (medical condition): Eye discharge in newborns...more »

See also:

Neonatal ophthalmitis:
  »Introduction: Neonatal ophthalmitis
  »Symptoms of Neonatal ophthalmitis
  »Causes of Neonatal ophthalmitis
  »Treatments for Neonatal ophthalmitis

Ophthalmia neonatorum: ophthalmia in newborns; contracted while passing through the birth canal; usually prevented with silver nitrate drops.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Ophthalmia neonatorum: Acute conjunctival inflammation in the newborn, usually caused by maternal gonococcal infection. The causative agent is NEISSERIA GONORRHOEAE. The baby's eyes are contaminated during passage through the birth canal.
Source: Diseases Database

Ophthalmia neonatorum: Acute conjunctival inflammation in the newborn, usually caused by maternal gonococcal infection. The causative agent is NEISSERIA GONORRHOEAE. The baby's eyes are contaminated during passage through the birth canal.
Source: MeSH 2007

Ophthalmia neonatorum: Related Topics

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Ophthalmia neonatorum as a Disease

Ophthalmia neonatorum: Another name for Neonatal ophthalmitis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Neonatal ophthalmitis
  »Symptoms of Neonatal ophthalmitis
  »Causes of Neonatal ophthalmitis
  »Treatments for Neonatal ophthalmitis

Ophthalmia neonatorum: Related Diseases

Ophthalmia neonatorum: Ophthalmia neonatorum is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Ophthalmia neonatorum

Some of the causes of Ophthalmia neonatorum are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Ophthalmia neonatorum (Neonatal ophthalmitis)

Some of the symptoms of Ophthalmia neonatorum incude:

  • Eye discharge in newborns

Treatments for Ophthalmia neonatorum (Neonatal ophthalmitis)

Treatments for Ophthalmia neonatorum (Neonatal ophthalmitis) include:

Treatment of Ophthalmia neonatorum: For more treatment information about Ophthalmia neonatorum, see treatment of Neonatal ophthalmitis (Ophthalmia neonatorum)

Ophthalmia neonatorum: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Ophthalmia neonatorum:

Terms associated with Ophthalmia neonatorum:

Broader terms for Ophthalmia neonatorum

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Ophthalmia neonatorum

The following list attempts to classify Ophthalmia neonatorum into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • ophthalmia,ophthalmitis
  • conjunctivitis,pinkeye
  • inflammation,redness,rubor
  • symptom
  • evidence,grounds
  • information
  • cognition,knowledge,noesis
  • psychological feature

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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