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tumefaccion [2 records]

Record 1 2012-11-05

English

Subject field(s)
  • Visual Disorders
DEF

The subacute or chronic bilateral inflammation of the conjunctiva caused by the diplobacillus of Morax-Axenfeld, characterized by hyperemia in the area of the canthi, especially the outer, and extending into the skin at these regions.

OBS

The discharge is grayish yellow, stringy, never abundant, adheres to the lashes, and accumulates especially at the angles.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Troubles de la vision
DEF

Inflammation bilatérale subaiguë causée par le bacille de Morax-Axenfeld.

OBS

Elle affecte la conjonctive au niveau du canthus.

Key term(s)
  • conjonctivite à diplobacilles de Morax-Axenfeld

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Trastornos de la visión
DEF

Conjuntivitis [...] producida por el bacilo de Morax-Axenfeld, [se caracteriza por] congestión y tumefacción de la conjuntiva palpebral y los bordes de los párpados hacia los ángulos, ardor, secreción escasa y en los ángulos escoriaciones de la piel.

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Record 2 2000-01-21

English

Subject field(s)
  • Visual Disorders
DEF

A tumor of the eyelid.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Troubles de la vision
DEF

Tumeur des paupières.

OBS

Source MVISI-F : Le nouveau dictionnaire de la vision par Michel Millodot, Médiacom Vision Éditeur, 1997.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Trastornos de la visión
DEF

Tumoración o tumefacción palpebral.

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