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A total of 124 samples (62 conjunctiva and 62 pharynx) from 62 patients were collected.
The predominantly nasal location of Pterygium has been attributed to greater exposure of the nasal interpalpebral conjunctiva to ultraviolet radiation.
The number of CD3,4,8 positive T-lymphocytes in the conjunctiva is decreased in cyclosporine treated eyes11-14.
The incidence of tumors and dermoid growths were more common in bovines and these tumor growths are most commonly seen at palpebral conjunctiva of lower eyelid (Tamilmahan et al.
Polymorphism in the hmw1A gene was found in Haemophilus influenzae strains isolated from the nasopharynx, middle ear, pleural fluid and conjunctiva in Iran.
The results showed that looking at 250 samples 116 from cotton swabs of the conjunctiva, 114 from cotton swabs of skin under the eye, and 20 contact lenses a higher diversity of bacteria on the ocular surface than on the skin under the eye or on the contact lenses.
The mucus glands in the conjunctiva try to compensate by overproducing lots of sticky, green mucus.
Patients were categorised as having CIN/dysplasia or invasive SCC of the conjunctiva based on the histological diagnosis from the pathology laboratory records.
GP scleral and mini-scleral lenses seal where they contact the conjunctiva so there is limited tear exchange under the lens.
It arises in the interpalpaberal aperture with nasal aspect of palpaberal conjunctiva affected most frequently.
1) It represents a spectrum of lesions that ranges from conjunctival intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) to invasive squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), involving the conjunctiva and corneal epithelium.
In Case 1 the choristoma on the left side was characterized by hair growth in the cornea conjunctiva while the choristoma on the right side was only located in the nictitans.