Definition: a chronic infection of the conjunctiva due to Chlamydia trachomatis, characterized by conjunctival follicles and subsequent cicatrization.
Synonym(s): granular conjunctivitis
See Also: trachoma
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Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.