Neonatal ophthalmitis: Introduction
Neonatal ophthalmitis: Eye discharge in newborns.
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Symptoms of Neonatal ophthalmitis
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Causes of Neonatal ophthalmitis
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Definitions of Neonatal ophthalmitis:
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 in newborns; contracted while passing through the birth canal; usually prevented with silver nitrate drops
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
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