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Neonatal ophthalmitis

Neonatal ophthalmitis: Introduction

Neonatal ophthalmitis: Eye discharge in newborns. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Neonatal ophthalmitis is available below.

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Treatments for Neonatal ophthalmitis

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Neonatal ophthalmitis: Complications

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Causes of Neonatal ophthalmitis

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Neonatal ophthalmitis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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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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