keratitis keratitis

Definition(s):

  • (n) inflammation of the cornea causing watery painful eyes and blurred vision

Usage(s):

  1. The CDC interviewed 46 people who had the condition, called acanthamoeba keratitis, and found that 21 of them reported using Complete MoisturePlus amounting to a risk seven .
  2. In 1911 he contracted keratitis, which, he says, "left one eye slightly, and the other almost completely, covered with scar tissue, besides inducing large errors of refraction.
  3. Huxley did not set out to be an author; his consuming passion was science until, half-blinded by keratitis (a painful inflammation of the cornea) at Eton, he was forced to give .

News

  1. Ask Dr. K: Eye drops, artificial tears can treat mild keratitis

    Dear Dr. K: I have keratitis, for which my doctor has prescribed antibiotic eye drops.
    on July 20, 2013     Source: The Monterey County Herald

  2. Drops can treat mild keratitis - Sat, 20 Jul 2013 PST

    DEAR DOCTOR K: I have keratitis, for which my doctor has prescribed antibiotic eye drops. How did I get this? How can I avoid it in the future? DEAR READER: Keratitis is an inflammation of the cornea, the clear dome at the front of the eye that covers the pupil and iris (the colored ring around the pupil). Keratitis can cause red eye, the sensation of something in your eye, pain, light ...
    on July 20, 2013     Source: The Spokesman-Review

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