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Medical Term:

phlyctenular keratitis

 

Definition: an inflammation of the corneal conjunctiva with the formation of small red nodules of lymphoid tissue (phlyctenulae) near the corneoscleral limbus.

Synonym(s): scrofulous keratitis

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