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giant fornix syndrome

 

Definition: a disorder characterized by chronic, relapsing, copiously purulent conjunctivitis perpetuated by the sequestration of a large number of bacteria in a protein coagulum lodged in the recesses of a large upper conjunctival fornix.

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