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*  Pterygium
... (conjunctiva) A pterygium grows in response to exposure to ultraviolet light. They are more common in light-skinned ... The technique with the lowest recurrence rate uses an auto graft of conjunctiva from under the eyelid. This is placed over the ... thus preventing conjunctiva overgrowth that can cover the iris. A pterygium grows very slowly. Usually it takes several years ...
*  Conjunctival concretion
... superficially buried beneath the palpebral conjunctiva. Most of concretions in the eye form in the palpebral conjunctiva, which ... Sometimes, the larger, harder or multiple concretions make the rubbing off of the superficial layers of the conjunctiva or ... For example, using needles or sharp knife removes the concretion, under a local light anesthesia of the conjunctiva.. ... Concretion in the palpebral conjunctiva, is called conjunctival concretion, that is a (or a cluster) small, hard, yellowish- ...
*  Eyelid
... and palpebral conjunctiva. The meibomian glands lie within the eyelid and secrete the lipid part of the tear film. The skin is ... excessive tearing and hardening of the eyelid conjunctiva. Laxity is also another aging-related eyelid condition that can lead ...
*  Conjunctiva
The conjunctiva is typically divided into three parts: Blood to the bulbar conjunctiva is primarily derived from the ophthalmic ... Sensory innervation of the conjunctiva is divided into four parts: The conjunctiva consists of non-keratinized, both stratified ... However, the circulation of the bulbar conjunctiva and palpebral conjunctiva are linked, so both bulbar conjunctival and ... The conjunctiva lines the inside of the eyelids and covers the sclera (the white of the eye). It is composed of non-keratinized ...
*  Eupithecia conjunctiva
... is a moth in the family Geometridae. It is found in Afghanistan, northern Pakistan, Jammu and Kashmir ...
*  Problepsis conjunctiva
... conjunctiva (India: Sikkim) Problepsis conjunctiva subjunctiva Warren, 1893 (China: Hainan) Sihvonen, P ... Problepsis conjunctiva is a moth of the family Geometridae. It is found in India (Sikkim), China (Hainan) and Taiwan. The ...
*  Pterygium (conjunctiva)
Pterygium in the conjunctiva is characterized by elastotic degeneration of collagen (actinic elastosis) and fibrovascular ... Auto-grafting covers the bare sclera with conjunctival tissue that is surgically removed from an area of healthy conjunctiva. ... conjunctiva) can be diagnosed without need for a specific exam, however corneal topography is a practical test (technique) as ...
*  Plica semilunaris of conjunctiva
The plica semilunaris is a small fold of bulbar conjunctiva on the medial canthus of the eye. It functions during movement of ... Dartt, Darlene A. (2006). "The Conjunctiva-Structure and Function". Duane's Foundations of Clinical Ophthalmology. 2. ... for without the plica the conjunctiva would attach directly to the eyeball, restricting movement. It is the vestigial remnant ...
*  Neonatal conjunctivitis
Conjunctiva shows hyperaemia and chemosis. Eyelids are usually swollen. Corneal involvement (rare) may occur in herpes simplex ... However systemic erythromycin should also be given since the presence of chlamydia agents in conjunctiva implies colonization ...
*  Ocular prosthesis
The conjunctiva is then sutured. A temporary ocular conformer is inserted at the completion of the pro- cedure and is worn ... 1) The rubbing force between the posterior surface of the artificial eye and the conjunctiva that covers the implant may cause ... and conjunctiva, the mechanical efficiency of transmission of movement from the implant to the prosthesis is suboptimal. ... mm holes as muscle insertion site Draw Tenon's fascia over implant Close Tenon's facia in one or two layers Suture conjunctiva ...
*  List of dog diseases
... in the conjunctiva. Exophthalmos is a normal condition in brachycephalic (short nosed) dog breeds because of the shallow orbit ... is inflammation of the conjunctiva. In dogs it is most commonly caused by mechanical irritation (such as by entropion, ...
*  Conjunctivochalasis
Closer examination reveals the bulging conjunctiva. The stretching of the conjunctiva will remain permanent. ... Fluid builds between the conjunctiva and cornea as what appears as a blister, that looks (from a distance) like a liquid tear. ... The resulting loose, excess conjunctiva may mechanically irritate the eye and disrupt the tear film and its outflow, leading to ... Most conjunctivochalasis is thought to be caused by both a gradual thinning and stretching of the conjunctiva that accompanies ...
*  Surfer's ear
Surfer's myelopathy Pterygium (conjunctiva) Wong, B; et al. (1999). "Prevalence of external auditory canal exostoses in surfers ...
*  Corynebacterium macginleyi
Joussen, A. M (2000). "Corynebacterium macginleyi: a conjunctiva specific pathogen". British Journal of Ophthalmology. 84 (12 ...
*  Ophthalmic nerve
It carries sensory branches from the eyes, conjunctiva, lacrimal gland, nasal cavity, frontal sinus, ethmoidal cells, falx ... to the lacrimal gland and conjunctiva; to the part of the mucous membrane of the nasal cavity; and to the skin of the eyelids, ... Upper eyelid and associated conjunctiva. Eyebrow, forehead, scalp all the way to the lambdoid suture. Skull: Roof of orbit, ... Lower eyelid and associated conjunctiva. Cheek, upper lip. Skull: Orbital floor, maxillary sinus, upper teeth, nasal cavity, ...
*  Xerophthalmia
The conjunctiva becomes dry, thick and wrinkled. If untreated, it can lead to corneal ulceration and ultimately to blindness as ... Xerophthalmia caused by a severe vitamin A deficiency is described by pathologic dryness of the conjunctiva and cornea. ... which are clumps of keratin debris that build up inside the conjunctiva and night blindness, which precedes corneal ulceration ...
*  Sulcus subtarsalis
This separates marginal conjunctiva from tarsal conjunctiva. It provides space for lodging of foreign bodies. Arlt's line is a ...
*  Eye surgery
Conjuctivoplasty is plastic surgery of the conjunctiva. A conjunctivorhinostomy is a surgical correction of the total ...
*  Eye neoplasm
"Lymphoma of the Conjunctiva - The Eye Cancer Network". Retrieved 2010-03-10. "Melanoma and PAM with Atypia - The Eye Cancer ... Any spot which continues to grow on the iris and the conjunctiva should be checked out. Retinoblastoma - Strabismus (crossed ... "Squamous Carcinoma and Intraepithelial Neoplasia of the Conjunctiva - The Eye Cancer Network". Retrieved 2010-03-10. The Tumori ... Conjunctival Kaposi's sarcoma Epibulbar dermoid Malignant conjunctival tumors Lymphoma of the conjunctiva Melanoma and PAM with ...
*  Chemosis
The conjunctiva becomes swollen and gelatinous in appearance. Often, the eye area swells so much that the eyes become difficult ... Chemosis is the swelling (or edema) of the conjunctiva. It is due to the oozing of exudate from abnormally permeable ... appear as if the eyeball has moved slightly backwards from the white part of the eye due to the fluid filled in the conjunctiva ...
*  Rose bengal
Yokoi, Norihiko (2012). "Vital staining for disorders of conjunctiva and lids". Atarashii Ganka. 29: 1599-1605. Ervin AM, ...
*  Boston keratoprosthesis
Conjunctiva and Tear Film. Elsevier Health Sciences. p. 407. ISBN 1455756237. Prescott CR, Chodosh J (2013). "Boston ...
*  Benzalkonium chloride
ISBN 0-071-60593-2. Baudouin, C; Creuzot-Garcher, C; Hoang-Xuan, T (2001). Inflammatory Diseases of the Conjunctiva (1, ...
*  Conjunctival squamous cell carcinoma
SCC is the most common malignancy of the conjunctiva in the US, with a yearly incidence of 1-2.8 per 100,000. Risk factors for ... "Squamous cell carcinoma of the eyelid and conjunctiva". International ophthalmology clinics. 49 (1): 111-21. doi:10.1097/iio. ...
*  Keratoconjunctivitis
When only the cornea is inflamed, it is called keratitis; when only the conjunctiva is inflamed, it is called conjunctivitis. ... Keratoconjunctivitis is inflammation ("-itis") of the cornea and conjunctiva. ...