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  • eyelid
  • Roughly speaking, the ophthalmic nerve supplies general somatic afferents to the upper face, skull, and eye: Face: Upper eyelid and associated conjunctiva. (wikipedia.org)
  • Compare this to the maxillary nerve, which supplies general somatic afferents to the mid-face and skull: Face: Lower eyelid and associated conjunctiva. (wikipedia.org)
  • Corneal
  • Other conditions involved in the progression already stated include the appearance of Bitot's spots, which are clumps of keratin debris that build up inside the conjunctiva and night blindness, which precedes corneal ulceration and total blindness. (wikipedia.org)
  • genus
  • Measles (rubeola) is an infectious disease caused by multiplication of a single-strand ribonucleic acid (RNA) virus of the genus Morbillivirus in the upper respiratory tract and conjunctiva. (cochrane.org)
  • tear film
  • The resulting loose, excess conjunctiva may mechanically irritate the eye and disrupt the tear film and its outflow, leading to dry eye and excess tearing. (wikipedia.org)