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Conjunctivitis, Bacterial

Conjunctivitis, Bacterial

Synonym(s) - Bacterial Conjunctivitis - Conjunctivitis, Mucopurulent - Mucopurulent Conjunctivitides

Definition: Purulent infections of the conjunctiva by several species of gram-negative, gram-positive, or acid-fast organisms. Some of the more commonly found genera causing conjunctival infections are Haemophilus, Streptococcus, Neisseria, and Chlamydia.

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