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Disease Conjunctivitis, Inclusion

Name Conjunctivitis, Inclusion
Synonyms Blennorrhea, Inclusion | Blennorrheas, Inclusion | Conjunctivitides, Inclusion | Inclusion Blennorrhea | Inclusion Blennorrheas | Inclusion Conjunctivitides | Inclusion Conjunctivitis
Definition An infection of the eyes characterized by the presence in conjunctival epithelial cells of inclusion bodies indistinguishable from those of trachoma. It is acquired by infants during birth and by adults from swimming pools. The etiological agent is CHLAMYDIA TRACHOMATIS whose natural habitat appears to be the genito-urinary tract. Inclusion conjunctivitis is a less severe disease than trachoma and usually clears up spontaneously.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Eye disease
MeSH® ID D003235
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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Eye Infections, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Conjunctivitis, Bacterial Conjunctivitis, Inclusion
2. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Chlamydiaceae Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Chlamydia Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Conjunctivitis, Inclusion
3. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infection Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Eye Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Eye Infections, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Conjunctivitis, Bacterial Conjunctivitis, Inclusion
4. DiseasesEye Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Conjunctival Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Conjunctivitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Conjunctivitis, Bacterial Conjunctivitis, Inclusion
5. DiseasesEye Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Eye Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Eye Infections, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Conjunctivitis, Bacterial Conjunctivitis, Inclusion

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