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Medical Term:

phlyctenular conjunctivitis

 

Definition: a circumscribed conjunctivitis accompanied by the formation of small red nodules of lymphoid tissue (phlyctenulae) on the conjunctiva.

Synonym(s): phlyctenular ophthalmia

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