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Disease Corneal Ulcer

Name Corneal Ulcer
Synonyms Keratitides, Ulcerative | Keratitis, Ulcerative | Ulcerative Keratitides | Ulcerative Keratitis | Ulcer, Corneal
Definition Loss of epithelial tissue from the surface of the cornea due to progressive erosion and necrosis of the tissue; usually caused by bacterial, fungal, or viral infection.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Eye disease
MeSH® ID D003320
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1. 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 Corneal Ulcer Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesEye Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Corneal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Keratitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Corneal Ulcer Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesEye Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Eye Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Corneal Ulcer Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Corneal Ulcer Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Keratoactinomycosis