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Disease Keratitis, Herpetic

Name Keratitis, Herpetic
Synonyms Herpes Simplex Keratitides | Herpes Simplex Keratitis | Herpes Simplex, Ocular | Herpetic Keratitides | Herpetic Keratitis | Keratitides, Herpes Simplex | Keratitides, Herpetic | Keratitis, Herpes Simplex | Ocular Herpes Simplex
Definition A superficial, epithelial Herpesvirus hominis infection of the cornea, characterized by the presence of small vesicles which may break down and coalesce to form dendritic ulcers (KERATITIS, DENDRITIC). (Dictionary of Visual Science, 3d ed)
Categories Eye disease | Viral disease
MeSH® ID D016849
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1. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references DNA Virus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Herpesviridae Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Herpes Simplex Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Keratitis, Herpetic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Eye Infections, Viral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Keratitis, Herpetic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesEye Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Corneal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Keratitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Keratitis, Herpetic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesEye Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Eye Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Eye Infections, Viral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Keratitis, Herpetic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Keratitis, Herpetic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Keratitis, Dendritic